Alcohol abuse independently increases the risk for mortality in patients with arrhythmia by more than 70 percent.
Investigators conducted a population-based study in which a survey was deployed to assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health and well-being.
Abstinence from cannabis is increased with daily oral doses of cannabidiol 400 mg and 800 mg versus placebo.
None of the products mentioned in the warning letters have been evaluated by the FDA for their intended uses.
Excessive drinking was responsible for an average of 255 deaths per day in the United States during 2011 to 2015.
Doctors should tell patients and caregivers about the overdose antidote naloxone when they prescribe opioid painkillers such as Percocet and OxyContin and medicines to treat opioid addiction.
Guideline offers simple practice changes that may increase effectiveness of tobacco-dependence pharmacotherapy
The FDA has announced that it is requiring drug manufacturers for all opioid pain relievers and medicines to treat opioid use disorder to include new recommendations about naloxone to the prescribing information.
By providing bundled HIV and HCV testing, substance use disorder treatment programs may create increased awareness of infection status among people with substance abuse disorders.
The United States reached a grim record last year with nearly 71,000 drug overdose deaths.