Doctors should avoid co-prescribing benzodiazepines to opioid dependent patients

Doctors should avoid co-prescribing benzodiazepines to opioid dependent patients

Doctors should avoid co-prescribing benzodiazepines to opioid dependent patients who are being treat...
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Use of antibiotics in newborns varies widely among California hospitals, study finds

Use of antibiotics in newborns varies widely among California hospitals, study finds

Researchers at the School of Medicine and their co...
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Biosimilar drugs can reduce costs but still face challenges in the US

Biosimilar drugs can reduce costs but still face challenges in the US

Biologics used to treat patients can be incredibly...
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Gabapentinoids appear increasingly to be prescribed, off-label, for cancer pain

Gabapentinoids appear increasingly to be prescribed, off-label, for cancer pain

Between 2005 and 2015, as the opioid crisis in Ame...
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Could cannabis be a pain relief alternative to opioids?

Could cannabis be a pain relief alternative to opioids?

According to the Illinois Department of Public Hea...
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New drug overdose data capture earliest days of fentanyl’s deadly westward expansion

New drug overdose data capture earliest days of fentanyl’s deadly westward expansion

A rigorous effort to track U.S. overdose deaths an...
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Mindfulness meditation enhances positive effects of psilocybin: study

Mindfulness meditation enhances positive effects of psilocybin: study

Recent years have seen a renewed interest in the c...
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Closures affect one in eight pharmacies in the US

Closures affect one in eight pharmacies in the US

In a report published in JAMA Internal Medicine, r...
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Certain blood pressure meds tied to suicide risk in study

Certain blood pressure meds tied to suicide risk in study

(HealthDay)—A common type of blood pressure medi...
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New evolution-busting drug overcomes resistance in aggressive breast cancers

New evolution-busting drug overcomes resistance in aggressive breast cancers

A new type of drug that blocks one of cancer&#8217...
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