TITLE

More than 15 million Americans abuse Rx drugs

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Sep2005, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in the number of Americans who abuse controlled prescription drugs from 1992 to 2003. Highlights of a report by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University in New York; Confirmation of the sharp increase in abuse of controlled prescription drugs as well as its consequences; Increase in the number of drug-related emergency-room deaths.
ACCESSION #
18123170

 

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