TITLE

Report: OTC and prescription drug abuse on the rise

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;May2007, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the report from the Substance and Mental Health Services Administration which shows that hospital visits related to the abuse of legal drugs has increased by 21% between 2004 and 2005 in the U.S. Judy Ball, project director for the Drug Abuse Warning Network, claims that there are substantial dangers associated with the misuse of pharmaceuticals.
ACCESSION #
24946533

 

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