Newport woman charged with murder for husband's overdose-CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING
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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?
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Special Report: Prescription Drug Abuse Part I-CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING
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?
Woman guilty in Methadone DUI death- CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING
Parents: Westbrook girl had methadone in system-CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING
Woman to go to trial in methadone case -CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING.
Autopsy: Grimes teen died from drug overdose CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING
Casey presses Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more methadone data
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Methadone: Help or deadly temptation for recovering addicts?- Click Here to Continue Reading