Abuse of painkillers reaches ‘epidemic’ levels in US

Abuse of prescription painkiller have reached “epidemic” levels in the US, a government report says.

Overdoses of pain relievers cause more deaths than heroin and cocaine combined, the report has found.

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That’s the USA, but here in Brazil the problem is with anti-inflamatory drugs and antibiotics.

This is wonderful news for the drug manufacturers…