Oxycodone, morphine and fentanyl stolen in CBS pharmacy robbery – CBC.ca

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officials are looking for the public’s help after an armed robber in Conception Bay South made off with a bounty of cash and drugs.

Police said they responded to a robbery at Green’s Drug Mart at around 4 p.m. on Wednesday.

They said an armed man entered the store with his face concealed and demanded drugs and cash, and left with an undisclosed amount of (more…)

Facts About Opioids — Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Codeine & Others – Live Science

by Alina Bradford, Live Science Contributor   |   February 26, 2016 12:11am ET

Opioids are powerful painkillers give relief to those in acute pain. They can be dangerous with misuse, though, and should only be taken under the advisement of a medical professional. 

Uses and types

Opioids are derived from the opium poppy or from synthetic versions or it. They are usually prescribed to (more…)

Woman prescribed oxycodone hours after recovering from heroin overdose – EMS1.com

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