The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
June 5, 2017 (Issue: 1522)Development of abuse-deterrent opioid products, including reformulation of existing products, has become a priority for drug manufacturers and public health advocates. Since our last article on this subject, several new abuse-deterrent...more
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