TITLE

NEW PAINKILLER PULLED FROM MARKET DUE TO ALCOHOL OVERDOSE RISK

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
NCADD Washington Report;Jul2005, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the side effects of the pain killer Palladone. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says that Palladone, a powerful new once-a-day, extended-release pain killer, could release a sudden full dose when alcohol is also consumed, resulting in a possibly fatal overdose.
ACCESSION #
17794275

 

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