News FDA approves OxyContin for 11 year olds.

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Slippy, Aug 19, 2016.

  1. Slippy

    Slippy Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,906
    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2010
    Messages:
    34,899
    Likes Received:
    3,946
    WTF is wrong with you people????!!!!!!!

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2015/08/14/fda-approves-oxycontin-kids/31711929/

     
  2. Tickle Shits

    Tickle Shits VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    61,388
    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2015
    Messages:
    13,031
    Likes Received:
    26,016
    Makes sense... Get them hooked young... Pharma Lobby :rolleyes:
     
  3. NY123

    NY123 Active Member

    Reputations:
    30
    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2013
    Messages:
    118
    Likes Received:
    152
  4. Vincenzo69

    Vincenzo69 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    5,648
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2015
    Messages:
    16,918
    Likes Received:
    20,571
  5. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    300,257
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    204,320
    Likes Received:
    140,027
    In my day we had to walk up hill, both ways, just to get some baby aspirin.
     
  6. FishySausage

    FishySausage Original Nuttah VIP

    Reputations:
    57,581
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    18,769
    Likes Received:
    33,510
    Super sad. But so is life as a junkie
     
    Tickle Shits and DarkFriday like this.
  7. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

    Reputations:
    70,695
    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2013
    Messages:
    53,742
    Likes Received:
    42,319
  8. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    16,742
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    25,480
    Likes Received:
    23,369
    Exactly. I mean, why not alleviate it, if possible?
     
  9. Tipsey Russell

    Tipsey Russell VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    41,910
    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2013
    Messages:
    16,244
    Likes Received:
    38,472
    if they're needed then they're needed

    just because we spent 20 years handing them out like candy doesn't mean we should let
    the pendulum swing all the other way
    we're not talking about some pussy 40 year old who thinks he shouldn't ever feel the aches and pains of life

    we're talking 12 year olds with cancer
     
  10. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    300,257
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    204,320
    Likes Received:
    140,027
    :mad:
     
    Tipsey Russell likes this.
  11. Brokenbad

    Brokenbad Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    9,932
    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2012
    Messages:
    6,322
    Likes Received:
    6,792
    All right! Now we can trade Hot Wheels for Oxys.
     
  12. Slippy

    Slippy Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,906
    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2010
    Messages:
    34,899
    Likes Received:
    3,946
    I do comprehend the angle from cancer patients. I'm not fuckin' heartless.

    We all know that this is just the political agenda behind the $$$ though. The pros and cons don't measure up, and the alternatives are superior to this new drug that has taken down so many people in life already.
     
    Cookie_Puss, babybear and Asshat like this.
  13. Tickle Shits

    Tickle Shits VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    61,388
    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2015
    Messages:
    13,031
    Likes Received:
    26,016
    They said in the article cancer. Then later list trauma or any other pain. Big differences. The shit is straight poison. I had a friend that never touched a drug or alcohol in his life. He was hit by a drunk driver and prescribed oxy. He was a full blown heroin addict a year later.
     
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2016
    DiamondGoddess and babybear like this.
  14. Slippy

    Slippy Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,906
    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2010
    Messages:
    34,899
    Likes Received:
    3,946
    I feel like a bad person for laughing at this........... :facepalm:
     
    Brokenbad likes this.
  15. Slippy

    Slippy Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,906
    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2010
    Messages:
    34,899
    Likes Received:
    3,946
    :golfclap:
     
  16. Gretsch Man

    Gretsch Man Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    141
    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2012
    Messages:
    5,934
    Likes Received:
    8,715
    There's hardly any sanity left nowadays, everything has to be one extreme or the other.

    Opiates are also effective for hospice patients. These are terminal people who just want to live out their last days pain free, there's nothing wrong with the medication providing relief.
     
  17. Asshat

    Asshat Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,133
    Joined:
    May 15, 2013
    Messages:
    1,997
    Likes Received:
    2,268
    If they're so concerned about kids they ought to also legalize non-THC cannabis treatments for seizures and shit.
     
  18. hugh jasol

    hugh jasol foxxy Gold

    Reputations:
    64,234
    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2015
    Messages:
    7,139
    Likes Received:
    16,325
    Will that counteract the Ritalin? If so cool.
     
    DiamondGoddess likes this.
  19. Slippy

    Slippy Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3,906
    Joined:
    Nov 19, 2010
    Messages:
    34,899
    Likes Received:
    3,946
    2 of my nephews have their "green cards". Took them off the ADD and ADHD drugs, which made them fucking zombies, and they have both flourished since.
     
    Pitzarea, GloriaGrace and babybear like this.
  20. Walygatr

    Walygatr Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    82,086
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    13,204
    Likes Received:
    37,890
    Yet, weed.
     
    DiamondGoddess, Slow and Mojopin like this.