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Safety Trumps Access to Pain Meds for FDA

By Jill Wechsler, Washington Correspondent. The Food and Drug Administration has come down on the side of reducing abuse of opoid medications, over encouraging wider availability of low-cost painkiller meds. The agency decided to block generic versions of the original OxyContin formulation, which is fairly easy to manipulate by illegal users. The aim is to […]
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