Navigation Links
FDA CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION - FDA Acts to Reduce Opioid Abuse
Date:4/19/2011

SILVER SPRING, Md., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Food and Drug Administration says 12 brand name medications are at the root of misuse, misprescribing, abuse, overdoses, addiction, and even deaths across the U.S. Are you taking one of these powerful opioids?

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO)

Find out at:

http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm251830.htm

Sign up for e-mail notices of new FDA Consumer Updates at: https://service.govdelivery.com/service/subscribe.html?code=USFDA_9


View the FDA Consumer Update RSS feed at: http://www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/ContactFDA/StayInformed/RSSFeeds/Consumers/rss.xml

FDA Consumer Updates may be posted and published elsewhere without permission. Please credit "FDA Consumer Health Information (www.fda.gov/consumer)" as the source. FDA values feedback on its consumer health information. Send questions, comments, or story ideas to: consumerinfo@fda.hhs.gov.

Media Contact: Jason Brodsky, 1-301-796-8234, jason.brodsky@fda.hhs.gov


'/>"/>
SOURCE U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine technology :

1. NCPA Responds to Consumer Groups Request for CVS Caremark Divestiture
2. Sanare Launches BrightSky, a New Consumer Brand Serving People Living With Diabetes
3. Consumer Reports Finds HealthWarehouse.com Has Lowest Total Price for Lipitor, Nexium, Plavix, and Singulair
4. FDA CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION - FDAs MedWatch Safety Alerts: March 2011
5. Consumer Reports Drugstore Ratings: 94% of Shoppers "Highly Satisfied" With Independents; Some Irked By Long Waits at Big Box Stores
6. Consumer and Patient Groups Support Bipartisan Bill, H.R. 1041, to Repeal Controversial Medicare Bidding Program for Home Medical Equipment and Services
7. McNeil Consumer Healthcare Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain OTC Products
8. FDA Warns Consumers to Stop Using Soladek Vitamin Solution
9. Restricting Access to Mail-Service Pharmacies Increases Prescription Drug Costs for New York Consumers, Employers, Unions
10. American Imaging Management Promotes Affordability and Choice to Health Care Consumers
11. The Procter & Gamble Company and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Form Consumer Health Care Partnership
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016   Bay Area ... Network,s Dean Center for Tick Borne Illness ... and Rehabilitation, MIT Hacking Medicine, University of California, ... today announced the five finalists of Lyme ... disease.  More than 100 scientists, clinicians, researchers, entrepreneurs, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... and SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June ... -based mobile pulmonary function testing company, is now able to ... devices developed by ndd Medical Technologies , Inc. ... done in hospital-based labs.  Thanks to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ... , can get any needed testing done in the comfort of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016  Arkis BioSciences, a ... invasive and more durable cerebrospinal fluid treatments, today ... The Series-A funding is led by Innova Memphis, ... and other private investors.  Arkis, new financing will ... and the market release of its in-licensed Endexo® ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/27/2016)... , ... June 27, 2016 , ... TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded ... Eyeglasses . , Millions of individuals in the United States and Canada wear ... a way to both correct vision and make a fashion statement. Even celebrities use ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... ... a legally blind and certified personal trainer is helping to develop a weight loss fitness ... to fix the two major problems leading the fitness industry today:, , ... They don’t eliminate all the reasons people quit their exercise program ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... "With 30 ... their specific project," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ... and all within Final Cut Pro X . Simply select a ProHand generator ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the ... In terms of the latter, setting the bar too high can result in disappointment, ... just slow progress toward their goal. , Research from PsychTests.com reveals ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... The Pulmonary Hypertension ... that it will receive two significant new grants to support its work to ... its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and scientists for their work ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):