American Pain: The Largest U.S. Pill Mill's Rise and Fall
Christopher George and his twin brother Jeffrey opened their first pain clinic in a strip mall on the outskirts of Fort Lauderdale in 2008. There were ... often than not, the pills were small and blue—generic, immediate-release oxycodone-hydrochloride ...
3 more die from overdoses in Worcester as police hunt for source of drugs
Officials said the rate of drug overdoses puts the city on track for more than 500 this year 2014, roughly five times more than the 96 overdoses in 2006. In 2013, there ... $8 for a small bag — a cheap alternative for those addicted to OxyContin.
Oxycodone: Drug Whys
Oxycodone has also been used to treat restless leg syndrome. Oxycodone comes in controlled-release and immediate-release forms. Controlled-release tablets are intended for round ... there is some suggestion that high fat meals may increase oxycodone plasma ...
KILLER PILLS: MYTH OR MURDER?
His friend, who took the pills but survived, talked to Mixmag: “It took three [pills] before I had a decent hit off them. After the third I was so munted I was rolling round the couch ... result for MDMA, but a red result if there is PMA or MDA (a ...
The small-town heroin dealer
A red neon ... Survey on Drug Use and Health. Even a small percentage of them transitioning to heroin would portend a serious public health problem. Just outside Philadelphia, there’s a perfect storm of factors making it a possibility. Oxycontin is ...