Prescription Drug Abuse in Nevada on ...

Prescription Drug Abuse in Nevada on the Rise

There are 5 comments on the KLAS-TV Las Vegas story from Apr 6, 2012, titled Prescription Drug Abuse in Nevada on the Rise. In it, KLAS-TV Las Vegas reports that:

Addiction to painkillers is spreading and leading to other problems - from doctor shopping to pharmacy robberies to overdose deaths.

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“Chillin at the Bunny Ranch”

Since: Jun 11

Reno Nv.

#1 Apr 6, 2012
This is kind of unusual in that pills where all over the bed. Most addicts commit suicide when they don't have any or enough pills & they're in withdrawal. It would be nice if just once the news media would show a positive story. Like one the thousands of chronic pain suffers that are able to live a normal relatively pain free life because of Oxycodone. I would be happy to tell them the positive impact oxycodone has had on my life. But I guess it's more sensational to concentrate on the negative stories. What's the ol saying in the news business "If it bleeds it leads". And I guess the anti drug general public doesn't want to hear oxy success stories.
Pharma Maims Kills

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Apr 6, 2012
Pharma is a cut throat business. It spends a large amount of time and money on lawsuits related to its faulty, fraudulent product. Its dangerous products are licenced by the FDA which is basically a licence to experiment on consumers without their knowing. Consumers assume that these products are safety tested, and don't realize its they who are the safety test subjects.

Since: Apr 13

United States

#3 Apr 6, 2013
This statement is so not true;, most addicts commit suicide when they do not have any or enough pills & they are in withdrawal.
First off, i think the word,"most"is a bit harsh. I've never heard of anyone committing suicide over having withdrawals. I have gone through withdrawals more times than i cancount and have never considered killing myself. I mostly just have thoughts of getting high.
Sheik Yerbouti

Southampton, PA

#4 Apr 10, 2013
More dea propaganda to try and justify their bloated paychecks! There is NO pain pill 'crisis.' Just people too stupid to read the directions on a prescription bottle!


#6 Apr 27, 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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