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Toddler Killed After Drinking Parents’ Methadone; Mother Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter

Posted on: October 21st, 2014 by
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Two charged over death of toddler who ‘ingested methadone’

Posted on: March 13th, 2014 by
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Tooele 2-year-old dies after mom gave him methadone, police say

Posted on: February 4th, 2014 by
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Newport woman charged with murder for husband’s overdose

Posted on: January 25th, 2014 by
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Husband enters plea to reduced charge

Posted on: January 25th, 2014 by
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Father Arrested After Daughter’s Methadone-Related Death

Posted on: January 19th, 2014 by
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Lacey woman charged with manslaughter in baby’s methadone death

Posted on: December 20th, 2013 by
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Woman charged in Methadone overdose deaths of Perry County men

Posted on: December 19th, 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?

METHADONE ALERT! Methadone to Become Ten Times Stronger in BC – Critics Fear Overdoses, Deaths

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 by
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