US to introduce strategy to confront prescription drug abuse

March 2004
Reactions Weekly;3/13/2004, Issue 992, p3
Reports on the National Drug Control Strategy announced by the U.S. government, in association with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Drug Enforcement Agency in March 2004. Aim of the program to combat the prevalence of prescription drug abuse in the country; Increase in the abuse of opioid pain killers in the country during the last 10 years; Details of programs included in the strategy.


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