Prosecutor admits he didn’t want to take OxyContin off the market.
ISO, a synthetic opioid from China, claims the lives of 19 U.S. residents.
Drug distributor Mallinckrodt paid out bonuses to key players amid bankruptcy talks.
Teva allegedly withheld pertinent evidence prior to reaching opioid settlement.
Advocates suggest B.C. institute Dr. Henry’s proposed reforms to curtail escalating overdose rate.
Parties shift blame to physicians, users in California opioid litigation.
Patients overprescribed opioids post-knee surgery are at higher risk of overdosing.
The Department of Justice continues to crack down on medical personnel stealing opioids from hospitals.
Patients discharged to skilled nursing facilities are at risk of being prescribed addictive opioids.