Pharmaceutical

Army Psychiatrist Kills 12, Wounds 38

by Jo on September 20, 2012

Army Psychiatrist Kills 12, Wounds 38 An Army psychiatrist about to be shipped overseas opened fire at the Fort Hood, Texas, Army post Thursday, November 5, 2009 on a rampage that killed 12 people and left 38 wounded in the worst mass shooting ever. The name of this psychiatrist is Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan. The […]

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Purdue Pharma Sued over OxyContin Abuse Deaths   Pharmaceuticals have the ability to make a pain pill that is not addictive but they choose not to. Instead they produce more and more addictive drugs in order to make billions in drug sales at the cost of your life or the life of someone you love. […]

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354 Million Prescriptions

by Jo on September 16, 2012

354 Million Prescriptions   National statistics indicate addiction to prescription drugs such as Oxycontin are higher than ever. Oxycontin is a name for a well known opioid analgesic that contains an active ingredient named Oxycodone, and this is also available as part of Percocet & Percodan. Oxycontin, a legal drug prescribed by doctors in cases […]

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FDA Suicide Warnings For Antidepressants

by joan_young on July 30, 2012

On Sept 14, 2004, an FDA panel voted 18 to 5 to require manufacturers of all antidepressants to add black box warnings to their product labeling. A month later, the FDA adopted the panel’s recommendations. The warning reads in part;  Antidepressants increased the risk of suicidal thinking and behavior. A “black box” warning is the […]

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