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Lacey woman charged with manslaughter in baby’s methadone death

Posted on: December 20th, 2013 by
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­­Methadone: Do the Risks Outweigh the Benefits?

Posted on: December 17th, 2013 by
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­­Methadone

Do the Risks Outweigh the Benefits?

Even though methadone accounts for only 2% of all prescribed opioids, it has attributed to 30% of all opioid related deaths.

 

  Methadone is an opioid used to treat pain and to treat addiction to heroin and other opioids. In 2009 there were 5000 methadone related deaths nationwide.

 

Who Oversees Methadone Maintenance?

NC ordered to pay $528K in patient methadone overdose death

Posted on: November 8th, 2013 by
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Teen’s methadone death prompts call for changes

Posted on: October 29th, 2013 by
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Teen's methadone death prompts call for changes-CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING The United States also needs to make many changes.......How many people have to die?

Parents: Westbrook girl had methadone in system

Posted on: October 5th, 2013 by
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Woman to go to trial in methadone case

Posted on: October 5th, 2013 by
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Newport woman held in man’s methadone overdose

Posted on: April 2nd, 2013 by
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Jessica Fingers’ boyfriend says she was a druggie before he met her, even as her heartbroken mother says the boyfriend was bad news

Posted on: April 2nd, 2013 by
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Johnie Kirton’s cause of death ruled acute methadone intoxication

Posted on: February 9th, 2013 by
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Women’s Death Ruled Accidental Overdose

Posted on: February 9th, 2012 by
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