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ZOHYDROGATE: AND HERE COME THE ADDICTS

The FDA defied its own experts to approve a new prescription narcotic in a form almost certain to cause addiction and death from overdoses.

On October 26 the savvy investor’s website SeekingAlpha.com published the following remarkable comment about a new and highly addictive painkiller called Zohydro ER, which only the previous day had been approved for sale by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration despite consistent warnings – including from the FDA’s official advisory panel – that Z is potentially more addictive and dangerous than its sister opiate drug, the original and deadly OxyContin.

The full article can be read here:
http://www.thefix.com/content/zohydrogate-and-here-come-addicts?page=all