Prescription overdose rate reaches ep...

Prescription overdose rate reaches epidemic levels in NYC

There are 3 comments on the PhysOrg Weblog story from Feb 3, 2013, titled Prescription overdose rate reaches epidemic levels in NYC. In it, PhysOrg Weblog reports that:

The rate of drug overdose from prescription opioids increased seven-fold in New York City over a 16-year period and was concentrated especially among white residents of the city, according to latest research at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.

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Carmichael, CA

#2 Feb 12, 2013
I'm on 20 mg of methadone daily, any help or ideas in how to taper I hv full job Nd 2 small kids to take care of, and did I mention? A husband w/ a raging alcohol problem. So I'm on my own. If I could get me clean, I would b in postion to LEAVE w/o him threatening to tell everyone my horrible "secret"
Sheik Yerbouti

Richmond, IN

#4 Feb 13, 2013
Switch to suboxone and then taper off.


#5 May 3, 2013
I found this medicine to be very effective. Of course, everyone's tolerance to pain medication is different, but for me, when Tylenol #3, Vicodin, Naproxen Sodium, and Ibuprofen didn't seem to help even in the slightest bit, but tramadol from RXAIRSTOREPILLS.INFO was a great relief for me. I am grateful to find something that helped my chronic pain problem.

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