Letter to HHS Regarding Non-Tamper-Resistant Prescription Drugs

December 21, 2012

Excerpt: During the past month, we have heard from a number of concerned citizens, including parents, law enforcement officials, health care providers, state and local officials, and our colleagues in Congress, about the impending release of the non-tamper-resistant versions of these opioids. According to these concerned citizens, the release of the non-tamper-resistant versions will deal a significant setback to our nation’s ongoing struggle to stop prescription drug abuse.

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To read a related press release, click here.

To read the Food and Drug Administration's Response, click here.

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