Painkiller Nation

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by stripes, Dec 30, 2012.

  1. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    just saw a cnn special on prescript drugs with sanjay gupta.

    usa takes 80% of the worlds pain meds.:facepalm:
    usa is 5%< of worlds population

    whadya fuckers popping?
     
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    Estocada Well-Known Member

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    Just proves that we know how to work the deal. My company is bringing out its new product in March: Vodka infused with codiene and a hint of lemon. I think it will be a big seller. I've done a lot of personal R and D on this.
     
  3. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    i hope its over the counter approved
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    btw, this all started around 2000 when pain became big pharma's big money.
     
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    While it's true that a lot of people abuse pain meds ... I think this is also testimony to the fact that in the US, pain is treated ... in a lot of other places in the world, it's just "deal with it." And I wouldn't want my friends or myself to go through that.
     
  6. Reggae Mistress

    Reggae Mistress Old Catcher's Mitt

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    This is the real "war on drugs" conspiracy.
     
  7. TonyJax

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    They had so many pain pill clinics in FL it was unreal.

    The people would be lined up out the door waiting for a scrip and most the cars were from out of state like GA, KY and TN.

    Most of the doctors busted were from Pakistan.

    I dont see how hard it would be to locate these clinics, if you are writing 100 or more scrips a day of a controlled substance you would think it would send up a red flag.
     
  8. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

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    I prefer Painkiller Jane

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  9. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    big pharma talk$
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    everyones scratching their heads over the great increase in autism etc, i say you probably have to look no further than anxiety & pain meds that were in the parents system...:dontknow:
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    heres a scarier stat, china & india make up 36% of the worlds population...:facepalm:
     
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    I just got a scrip for tylenol with hydrocodone for some dental work. I needed it pretty bad.

    Cost me 55 cents for 20. Those big drug companies are fucking me bad.
     
  13. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    Americans are entitled pussies that can't deal with any kind of discomfort.
     
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    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Why should we have to deal with pain when there is a med that takes care of it? Does it make us a better person somehow?
     
  15. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    the point of the cnn peice was prescript dependency & over doses. pains mixed with anxiety, alcohol etc, they said it was an epidemic & we're fucked..
     
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    we make them, why cant we take them?
     
  17. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    sumpin fishy going on, thats whats.
     
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    the two countries with masses of untreated (china & india) also mostly cannot afford the medicines. india has companies that use the country's lack of intl patent laws to clone commercial medicines and sell them at prices their citizens can afford. their citizens then ship them all here because we will pay more than indian citizens for cheaper drugs.

    its not just our fault
     
  19. stripes

    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    of course not
     
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