Ohio has executed a convicted criminal using a new two-drug system that was never tested in the U.S.
Jan 17 2014, 1:02am CST
The FDA is getting tough on hydrocodone painkillers that have the potential for being addictive. In particular, hydrocodone dispensation by pharmacies across the United States is being strictly limited in order to prevent the rising problem of drug abuse.
Oct 25 2013, 7:22am CDT
"I never would have imagined that I would be rushed off to the hospital, being injected with morphine, and wondering if I would ever be able ...
Full article at: DVIDS
Jun 27 2014, 9:18am CDT
Deadly flesh-eating drug, Krokodil, has arrived in the US. The first two flesh-eating drug US patients have been reported in Arizona.
Sep 27 2013, 2:23am CDT
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May 17, Daily Express:
Anyway Richard and I recently made a pledge to each other that if either of us was terminally ill, in pain and acute distress with no hope of recovery the other would, with consent, help to ease us over “the last stile” as gently as possible with a drug such a ...
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Jun 1 2014, 2:59pm CDT
Source: Science Daily
The list of brain receptor targets for opiates reads like a fraternity: Mu Delta Kappa. The mu opioid receptor is the primary target for morphine and endogenous opioids like endorphin, whereas the delta opioid receptor shows the highest affinity for endogenous enkephalins. The kappa opioid receptor is very interesting, but the least understood of the opiate receptor family ...
Full article at: Science Daily
May 22 2014, 9:50am CDT
In a world where video games are being blamed for what seems like every single murder ever (like Grand Theft Auto), it'...
Aug 23 2006, 5:00am CDT