Reckless Prescribing and Yet Another New Opioid:Squirrel!

I saw a recent AMA MorningRounds item about another new drug called Zohydro ER (hydrocodone bitartrate extended-release capsules).  Pharmaceutical companies and doctors forever seem to get distracted into manufacturing or prescribing brand new drugs. It’s a phenomenon that reminds me of  the dogs on the movie “Up” who get sidetracked immediately by squirrels. However, in […]