Big Pharma Companies Sued Over Role in Opioid Crisis Accused of peddling prescription opioids to win over doctors

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is suing five makers of opioid painkillers for their role in the state’s opioid epidemic. The suit, which DeWine said is the second by a U.S. state, after Mississippi, claims the drugmakers violated multiple state laws, including the Ohio Corrupt Practices Act, and committed Medicaid fraud. Those named in theContinue reading “Big Pharma Companies Sued Over Role in Opioid Crisis Accused of peddling prescription opioids to win over doctors”

Opium poppy plants found in North Carolina worth $500M: sheriff

CLAREMONT, N.C. — A field of poppy plants that could be used to make opium was discovered in North Carolina and had an estimated value of $500 million, a sheriff tells CBS affiliate WBTV. Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid said the only other opium poppy plant field found in the U.S. this year was in California. TheContinue reading “Opium poppy plants found in North Carolina worth $500M: sheriff”

One Of World’s Most Deadly Chemicals Appearing In Staggering Percentage Of Heroin, Cocaine

Roughly 60 percent of drug overdoses in British Columbia are linked to the synthetic opioid fentanyl https://www.infowars.com/one-of-worlds-most-deadly-chemicals-appearing-in-staggering-percentage-of-heroin-cocaine/