More negative news on opioids

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2BassetMom
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More negative news on opioids

Postby 2BassetMom » Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:57 pm

I just read 2 negative articles on the Fox News Website. One claimed that the maker of Oxycontin will stop supplying it to doctors and the other claiming that Kratom is an opioid and should be treated as such. I am so tired of seeing these articles with no feedback from sources that have patients who use these drugs responsibly. I'm glad the Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation is working to present the other side of opioid use. I just had to have a mini rant :-x

jul2873
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Re: More negative news on opioids

Postby jul2873 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:07 pm

Yes. And, if you can, please donate money to the American Kratom Association. Here is an example of things they are doing:

https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/9ba5da_b ... 67e596.pdf

leggo_my_legs
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Re: More negative news on opioids

Postby leggo_my_legs » Mon Feb 12, 2018 2:26 am

Totally hear you. I'm on that med! I'd verify it with other sources though; I have some questions about that source's integrity.


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