The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 5,379 refund checks totaling more than $210,000 to people who bought Elimidrol, a product marketed by Sunrise Nutraceuticals, LLC, as an effective treatment for opiate
M2 PHARMA-March 5, 2015-Sun Pharma to buy GSK's Australian Opiates
Minister for Primary Industries Niall Blair said the opiate
poppy crop flowering was a significant milestone for the state.
But the nation's current struggle with opiates
is perhaps most insidious for the fact it stems from something legal, created to bring relief and still commonly prescribed by doctors.
The deaths cover all those that mention an opiate
, except those that only mention methadone or buprenorphine, which are often prescribed to treat opiate
addictions, without another opiate
The drug is a less potent substitute for the classic opiate
replacement drug, methadone, and has less of a potential for abuse.
The acquisition is intended to allow Sun Pharma to expand its narcotics raw material market share; improve opiate
alkaloids portfolio and depth in global opiates
market; and strengthen its presence in the worldwide opiates
Roughly one in 10 pain patients (7% of chronic pain patients and 13% of acute pain patients) report misusing their opiate
prescription medicines, and more than one in 10 (13% of chronic pain patients and 15% of acute pain patients) have taken someone else's opiate
Glaxo supplies a quarter of the world's medicinal opiate
MORE than 20 inmates failed random opiate
tests in North East jails, figures have revealed.
NEW YORK -- Patients with ankylosing spondylitis who used opiate
analgesics were five times more likely to report depression than were those who did not, in a retrospective case-control study of 611 patients.
Pack, who oversees APW's distribution of naloxone (brand name Narcan), an antidote to opiate