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Science’s Latest Efforts To Make Addiction-Proof Painkillers
You have to disentangle the pain relief effects from the euphoric ones.
Against Medical Recommendations, FDA Approves Potent New Painkiller
The FDA's medical advisory board voted against approving Zohydro, an opioid painkiller drug with up to 10 times more hydrocodone than Vicodin.
How Do You Make A Painkiller Addiction-Proof?
In 2010, OxyContin introduced a new formula that drug abusers can't crush to a powder to snort or inject. This is how it works, chemically, and whether it actually deters...