Topic: prescription medications
I can imagine a hundred scenarios in which Dsuvia somehow leaves the battlefield and finds it way into the world of drug abuse.
Then there are the users who seek to overcome their own elevated tolerance, which interferes with ordinary drug-taking, by simultaneously consuming a second substance of the same general effect
The field is getting accustomed to patients arriving in addiction treatment complaining of problems with prescription opioids, stimulants, sedatives, etc, while actively enrolled in medical cannabis programs.
…tolerable when we’re talking about window fasteners or computer mice but surely not when the product in question directly affects our health or even our survival.
Not everybody wants to remain dependent on pain medication. But at present, we offer few if any alternatives to doing it on your own.
Once a problem such as opoid overprescribing is widespread, entrenched in practice, good luck eradicating it with new laws.
In the absence of complaints, the prescriber can be tempted to assume things are going well, when in fact they aren’t.