Benzodiazepines, a group of sedatives that include medications like Valium, Xanax and Ativan, have been prescribed for half a century. But when combined with opioids, the results can be lethal.
When Nashville native Robyn Erickson came to the defense of Donald Trump during a mid-October town hall in Tennessee organized by OZY, she didn’t give the typical litany of responses — the economy or conservative judges or even immigration. Challenging suggestions that the president has not achieved meaningful successes in office, Erickson, a conservative, said, […]
After the FDA’s controversial approval of a pill form of sufentanil for use in U.S. hospitals and on the battlefield, Canadian doctors say the risks of the oral medication could outweigh the benefits in the midst of the ongoing opioid crisis.
The US Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross signaled on Friday that Washington may flex its muscle with additional trading partners in order to exert additional trade pressure on China. Ross said a “poison pill” provision in the recently completed pact with Canada and Mexico could be replicated. The commerce secretary said in an interview that the provision was “another […]
They were also at “significantly” increased risk of serious internal bleeding. Those who had not previously suffered a stroke or heart attack and did not take aspirin were more likely to live longer. Experts said the findings showed many older people may be taking the medicine “unnecessarily” and that it is “really of very little […]
Doctors issued more than 4,000 prescriptions for the abortion pill Mifegymiso to Canadian women in 2017 — the first year it was available in Canada.
Scientists have discovered that taking the nutritional supplement, which is sold under the brand name NIAGEN, not only has anti-ageing effects, but can also help those suffering from mild forms of hypertension. It is hoped that the pill, which is already marketed online and is a form of vitamin B3, could have beneficial effects for […]
AN ANTI-ageing vitamin pill could be used to treat high blood pressure, according to new research.
VIAGRA will be available over the counter at pharmacies across the country from today for just under £5 a pill.
THE parents of a young woman who overdosed on diet pills and died on a hospital trolley have blasted “Third World” A&E conditions as a coroner said there had been “serious failings”.