The Pros And Cons Of Prescription Painkiller Addiction

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Prescription painkiller addiction has become one of the fastest growing addictions in the country. While many people start with painkillers like Vicodin, Percocet, and OxyContin they often progress to other drugs like heroin. To obtain prescription drugs you should consult with a doctor. Once a patient is unable to get their prescriptions through a doctor they often turn to the black market. The question arises, who is at fault for prescription painkiller abuse that is sweeping the nation? Is it the doctors that over-prescribe, the drug companies who push hospitals and clinics to use their products, or should the blame fall on the patient's craving needs for prescription painkillers. There is no one answer to this question. If doctors have
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