Fairfield Doctor Sentenced for Illegally Prescribing Oxycodone – NBC Connecticut

Oxycodone is a narcotic pain reliever. Oxycodone has a high abuse potential and is prescribed for moderate to high pain relief associated with injuries, bursitis, dislocation, fractures, neuralgia, arthritis, and lower back and cancer pain. OxyContin, Percocet, Percodan, and Tylox are trade name oxycodone products. 7/18/2009

A Fairfield physician was sentenced to two years of (more…)

Intellipharmaceutics Announces FDA Acceptance for Filing of NDA for Rexista™ (oxycodone…

TORONTO, Feb. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intellipharmaceutics International Inc. (IPCI) (TSX:I) (“Intellipharmaceutics” or the “Company”), a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and manufacture of novel and generic controlled-release and targeted-release oral solid dosage drugs, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA“) has accepted for filing the Company’s previously-announced New Drug Application (“NDA”) seeking authorization to market (more…)

Key signaling protein associated with addiction controls the actions of oxycodone in…

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Key signaling protein associated with addiction controls the actions of oxycodone in pain-free, chronic pain states
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RGS9-2, a key signaling protein in the brain known to play a critical role in the development of addiction-related behaviors, acts as a positive modulator of oxycodone reward in both pain-free and chronic pain states, according to a study conducted at

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