Doctors Urged To Stop Prescribing Codeine To KidsPediatricians are asking doctors and parents to stop giving codeine to kids.
Kids Get Codeine In ER Despite Risks, Guidelines Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.
FDA Seeks To Stop Overuse Of AcetaminophenThe Food and Drug Administration is trying to curb the rampant abuse of acetaminophen by asking doctors to quit prescribing drugs that combine medications with more than 325 milligrams of acetaminophen per pill.
Flesh Eating Drug Popping Up Around U.S.A frightening new drug that first appeared in Russia is beginning to make its way around the United States. The drug, named “krokodil” is a knockoff of heron and comes with some deadly side effects.