Oxycodone News and Research

RSS
Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients

Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients

Fentanyl surpasses heroin in cause of U.S. drug overdose deaths

Fentanyl surpasses heroin in cause of U.S. drug overdose deaths

Virginia Tech and UC San Diego researchers team up to develop nonopioid drug for chronic pain

Virginia Tech and UC San Diego researchers team up to develop nonopioid drug for chronic pain

VCU researchers test vaccine against opioid abuse

VCU researchers test vaccine against opioid abuse

Study examines trends in opioids prescribed for children and adolescents

Study examines trends in opioids prescribed for children and adolescents

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

Congress targets misuse of hospice drugs

Congress targets misuse of hospice drugs

Workers overdose on the job, and employers struggle to respond

Workers overdose on the job, and employers struggle to respond

Scientists develop new protocol for measuring background levels of drugs in forensic labs

Scientists develop new protocol for measuring background levels of drugs in forensic labs

Ensysce receives award from NIDA to undertake development of opioid overdose protection platform

Ensysce receives award from NIDA to undertake development of opioid overdose protection platform

Researchers take major step forward in finding safe and non-addictive pain killer

Researchers take major step forward in finding safe and non-addictive pain killer

Illicit drug use is higher during celebratory events, may be worse than previously thought

Illicit drug use is higher during celebratory events, may be worse than previously thought

Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

How rival opioid makers sought to cash in on alarm over oxycontin’s dangers

How rival opioid makers sought to cash in on alarm over oxycontin’s dangers

Patients with chronic pain feel caught in an opioid-prescribing debate

Patients with chronic pain feel caught in an opioid-prescribing debate

Study shows spillover effect of evidence-based opioid prescribing for major procedures

Study shows spillover effect of evidence-based opioid prescribing for major procedures

New approach paves way for electrochemical synthesis of opium alkaloids

New approach paves way for electrochemical synthesis of opium alkaloids

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

How America got hooked on a deadly drug

How America got hooked on a deadly drug

FDA warns nine online networks to stop illegal marketing of unapproved opioids

FDA warns nine online networks to stop illegal marketing of unapproved opioids