SAN ANTONIO – “Results suggest it may be preferable to offer smokers with opioid use disorder [nicotine replacement therapy] rather than...
SAN ANTONIO – “Both gabapentin and pregabalin are abused but at rates that are 6-56 times less frequent than for opioid analgesics,” wrote Dr....
SAN FRANCISCO – Prevalence was about 12% among heavy users, meaning three or more times a week.
‘Deaths of despair’ in the United States increased to an all-time high in 2017, and the increase was especially pronounced among young adults,...
SAN FRANCISCO – The results have not yet been unblinded, but the investigators found that in their first 56 subjects more intense mystical...
These 2 cases offer insights to faster recognition of a common cause of drug overdose.
The number of opioid prescriptions decreased 33% nationally from 2013 to 2018, according to the new report from the American Medical Association...
BALTIMORE – Despite the rising rates of e-cigarette use among adolescents, pediatricians don’t appear to feel...
SAN FRANCISCO – Every year brings about 250 novel recreational drugs.
From the Journals
The odds ratio of a suicide attempt is two times higher in children of parents using prescription opioids.
Hypercortisolism also seen.