News Headlines Article

FDA announces new labeling rules for opioid painkillers, including oxycodone
Washington Post

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced that it will require starker warning labels on OxyContin and certain other narcotic painkillers, known as opioids, as part of an effort to combat the rampant addiction and misuse that lead to thousands of deaths each year. The agency said the labeling changes would apply to all extended-release and long-acting opioid painkillers.

Commands