Opioid deaths are on the rise in Iowa: In 2021, 258 Iowans died of opioid overdoses, a 21.2 percent increase from the previous year.
Articles Tagged: Opioids
By Tony Leys - Kaiser Health News
Health Care and Medicine Dec. 5, 2022 6:00 am4d ago
Unlike methadone, the traditional medication to wean people off heroin or other opioids, buprenorphine can be prescribed at primary care clinics and dispensed at neighborhood pharmacies.
Business News Nov. 15, 2022 12:43 pm23d ago
Walmart has agreed to pay $3.1 billion to resolve opioids lawsuits brought on by more than a dozen state attorneys general, officials announced Tuesday.
Business News Nov. 2, 2022 2:33 pm36d ago
The two largest U.S. pharmacy chains announced agreements in principle Wednesday with and a bipartisan group of attorneys general to pay about $5 billion each to settle lawsuits nationwide over the