A doctor who once advocated for the use of addictive medication to manage pain will serve as a plaintiffs’ witness against drug manufacturuers.
Drugs & Medical Devices
The National Association of Attorneys General has sent a letter to the federal government indicating the report recently drafted is far too relaxed and deviates from CDC guidelines.
The On-Q Pain Relief System may be an effective pain management solution for new mothers hoping to avoid prolonged opioid use.
Medical equipment manufacturer LivaNova’s 3T Heater-Cooler machines are at the center of lawsuits and a $225 million settlement.
Purdue has asked the court to toss out Massachusetts’ lawsuit.
Native American tribes have filed a lawsuit alleging Purdue’s Sackler family is to blame for the opioid crisis.
Experts say effective treatments for addiction exist, including methadone, buprenorphine and naltrexone, but are currently underused in the medical community.
Experts are saying that the opioid crisis is being fought from the wrong front.
Experts say stigma regarding treatment options and limited access to resources is hindering opioid recovery.