PA Boards Set New Guidelines For Prescribing Opioids

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The Pennsylvania boards that oversee licensing and discipline for doctors and pharmacists agreed yesterday to adopt new guidelines for distributing and prescribing opioids, reports the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Physician General Rachel Levine told the boards that an overemphasis on pain reduction, the development of powerful opioids, and the influx of cheap heroin . . .

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