News tagged with drug dependency

FDA concerned dissolvable tobacco appeals to kids

(AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration is saying in letters to two tobacco companies that flavored, dissolvable tobacco products - that the agency compares with candy and says contain a lot of nicotine - could be particularly ...

dateFeb 04, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 1

Painkiller patch creates addiction

Morphine patches are supposed to reduce use of painkillers, and provide more control over their use in chronic pain conditions. But researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and St. Olavs Hospital ...

dateMay 17, 2009 in Medical research
shares0 comments 0