Your Search Returned 342 tagged news reports
These gains have followed the commercial success of its fentanyl spray Subsys for the treatment of breakthrough cancer pain...Blowing away expectations Insys' drug Subsys is innovating because it's a spray delivering the pain killing agent fentanyl.
Lazanda is designed to manage breakthrough pain in cancer patients 18 years of age or older who are already receiving and who are tolerant to opioid therapy for their underlying persistent cancer pain. University of Arizona director of Pain
Ambulance Victoria is installing high-tech electronic drug safes to prevent the abuse of powerful prescription pain killers by paramedics. An independent audit found Ambulance Victoria's procedures for monitoring and tracking the use of highly
The FDA wants to tighten the reins on hydrocodone combination drugs such as Vicodin, recommending that they be classified as Schedule II narcotics like OxyContin and fentanyl...Medical school applications and enrollment reached record highs this year
Video The Canadian Press Video 'Toxic grade' of heroin blamed for B.C. overdoses video They went unconscious and became really sick, she said...What we're really concerned about is if somebody wasn't there to call the ambulance, would they have [
Tablets beneficial to cancer patients but misconceptions abound, say palliative care experts M. Santhosh (name changed) was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma at the age of 18 and underwent chemotherapy. The pain in his abdomen was so severe he wished
The Baltic nation has the highest per capita drug-related death toll in the EU, due almost entirely to synthetic opiate fentanyl which is used primarily by Estonia's Russian-speaking minority.
R.I. (AP) Rhode Island health officials are warning the public that a dangerous opiate drug blamed for 14 overdose deaths in the state this year is now being sold in pill form. The Department of Health's director, Dr. Michael Fine, says officials
The U.S. attorney's office is taking civil action against a Henderson pharmacist accused of violating the Controlled Substance Act by illegally selling and manufacturing painkillers Scot Silber and his Henderson pharmacy, Green Valley Drugs, are
The sublingual (under the tongue) fentanyl tablet has been designed for the treatment of breakthrough pain in cancer patients who are already receiving, and who are tolerant to, opioid therapy for their persistent baseline cancer pain. Abstral, which,