prescription painkillers

Documentaries Profiling Opiate Use (and Abuse)

By |2016-11-03T08:40:42-07:00January 8th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

The risks for the use and abuse of prescription painkillers, also known as opioids and opiates, are just beginning to come to light thanks to researchers, as well as documentary producers. While researchers handle the scientific and statistical evidence for or against long-term opiate use, many people behind the camera [...]

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Oxycodone Is Most Dangerous Drug in Clark County

By |2016-11-03T08:40:53-07:00January 3rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Oxycodone is in the class of drugs known as opioids, or opiates. It is a semi-synthetic medication often prescribed for moderate to severe pain management, but increasingly often, is now used irresponsibly. Rather than heroine, cocaine, or methamphetamine, that you'd assume were the deadliest drugs in Clark County, this prescribed [...]

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