Tagged With Painkillers

'Engineering overkill': A potent new drug '1,000 times stronger than morphine' is trying to solve a problem that doesn't exist, doctors say


What 5 popular drugs including weed and booze do to your body and brain


The first drug for opioid withdrawal has gotten the green light -- and it targets risky symptoms that others ignore



A deadly drug epidemic sweeping the US has caused ER visits for overdoses to jump 30%


A mysterious supplement with a viral following has been officially declared an opioid by the FDA


'We're treated like drug addicts': As America fights opioid addiction, the healthcare system is failing people who live with chronic pain



Tom Petty died from an accidental drug overdose involving painkiller Fentanyl


Taking a lot of ibuprofen could be putting men's fertility at risk, according to a new study


The FDA is strengthening its warnings about heart attack and stroke risks associated with common pain drugs


A health system in Utah wants to slash the number of opioid pills it prescribes by 5 million


Fake painkillers laced with a legal drug 50 times stronger than heroin are showing up in an 'inevitable' place


Drugs are killing far more Americans than we thought, new studies suggest



A drugmaker just took its painkiller off the market after the FDA asked for its removal


One chart sums up why it's so hard to tackle the opioid epidemic


Drug deaths in America are rising faster than ever before, and show no signs of slowing down


How 5 sentences in a leading medical journal shaped the opioid crisis



Tiger Woods told police after his DUI charge that he has prescriptions for 4 drugs -- here's what they do


The main differences between Advil, Tylenol, Aleve, and Aspirin summed up in one chart


What a legal drug that kills more Americans than heroin does to your mind and body


Here's how common drug overdoses are in your state