Efficacy of Abuse-Deterrent Morphine, Oxycodone Assessed – Monthly Prescribing Reference…

September 08, 2017

image”>The researchers found that physical manipulation "does not defeat the ER mechanism of morphine MorphaBond ER."

The researchers found that physical manipulation “does not defeat the ER mechanism of morphine MorphaBond ER.”

The following article features coverage from PAINWeek 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Click here to read more of MPR‘s conference coverage.

LAS VEGAS — Administration of abuse-deterrent formulations of immediate-release (IR) oxycodone and extended-release (ER) morphine leads to slower and lower absorption rates in (more…)

Elderly Las Vegas MD, Medical Assistant Convicted of Oxycodone Distribution Scheme – Elk…

March 29, 2017 |

A 92-year old Las Vegas medical doctor and his physician assistant were recently convicted on large scale distribution of oxycodone for illegal purposes.  

On Friday, March 24, Dr. Henri Wetselaar, and David A. Litwin, 58, were found guilty of conspiracy to distribute and distribution of oxycodone and other controlled substances.  According to the indictment, Wetselaar was a Nevada physician (more…)

93-year-old Nevada doctor found guilty of conspiracy to distribute oxycodone – KTNV Las…

Dr. Henri Wetselaar, 93, and David A. Litwin, 58, were found guilty of conspiracy to distribute and distribution of oxycodone and other controlled substances.

According to the indictment, Wetselaar was a Nevada physician practicing as a specialist in pain management. Litwin was alleged to be his medical assistant.

According to the indictment, Wetselaar and Litwin conspired with each other and local drug dealers (more…)