Those dependent on prescription drugs, as well as concerned loved ones, should choose to seek out information to better understand the reality of such addictions. The Arizona Prescription Drug Addiction Helpline offers a blog to help educate the public about many associated concerns about prescription drug dependence. Here, readers can learn valuable information, such as how to assist in cases of an emergency overdose and warning signs to look for that could point to a problem with medications.
There are a lot of wrong information circulating around when it comes to prescription painkillers. Some people believe that painkillers are the way to become totally free of pain. However, in order to resume all work and responsibilities like before, people suffering from chronic pain need to go for long-term management. Interestingly, painkillers are just […]Continue Reading
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the use of oxycodone (i.e., OxyContin) for pediatric patients aged 11 to 16 as an effective medication for the management of chronic and moderate-to-severe pain. There has been much controversy regarding the FDA’s decision to approve oxycodone for this age group. Children and adolescents affected by certain […]Continue Reading