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Pain killer

Barry Meier

Pain killer

an empire of deceit and the origin of America"s opioid epidemic

by Barry Meier

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medication abuse,
  • Oxycodone,
  • Oxycodone abuse

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-209) and index.

    StatementBarry Meier
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5822.O99 M45 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 223 pages
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26886236M
    ISBN 100525511105
    ISBN 109780525511106
    LC Control Number2018010496

    Pain Killer A "wonder" Drug's Trail of Addiction and Death (Book): Meier, Barry: Consumer text explores the pain killer, oxycontin, which was originally manufactured for cancer patients and chronic pain suffers. Traces the drug's popularity to its use by teenagers, and sometimes leading to death by overdose. Discusses the issues of legitimate pain management, prescription drug . Listen free to Little Big Town – Pain Killer (Quit Breaking Up with Me, Day Drinking and more). 13 tracks (). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at


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Pain Killer is an interesting book in that it describes the circumstances surrounding the rise in Oxycontin abuse, particularly among America's rural poor, but it tends to be a bit one-sided and heavy handed in casting Purdue and its employees as heartless villians in this story/5(26).

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Kessler, former commissioner of the Food and Drug. “Groundbreaking Barry Meier’s Pain Killer is the shocking account of the origins of today's opioid epidemic, the creators of this plague, and the way to help stop it.”—Sam Quinones, author of Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic “Prescient a landmark work of investigative journalism.”—David A.

Kessler, former commissioner of the /5(16). Painkiller follows the story of Monica, a woman who is living in constant pain everyday after an accident occurred five years ago.

With her concoctions of painkillers causing her memory to fade, Monica finds her everyday life quite a struggle/5. Pain Killer OxyContin, a potent painkiller containing opium-derived oxycodone as its key active ingredient, was first sold in as a treatment for cancer patients and other chronic pain sufferers.

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And we're talking about the use, usefulness, abuse problems with narcotic pain killers. My guest is Barry Meier. He's a New York Times reporter and he, ten years ago, wrote the book, "Pain Killer: A 'Wonder' Drug's Trail of Addiction and Death." He's just updated it now in e-book form and we have a lot of experiences represented in our audience.

Barry Meier, "Pain Killer" author, discusses how the opioid epidemic spread in the U.S. amid allegations Purdue Pharma knew of its abuse.» Subscribe to CNBC.

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Pain Killer takes listeners on a journey of discovery that begins with the true story of Lindsay, a high-school cheerleader in Virginia who gets hooked on Oxys, and expands outward to explore the critical issues of legitimate pain management, prescription drug abuse, and how the misuse of science by the drug industry threatens the public good 4/5(1).