October 21, 2017  Last Update: December 21, 2016, 11:10 pm

OxyNEO for Oxycontin Creates State of Emergency

Since Health Canada had only approved one brand of oxycodone (Oxycontin) for the National Health Service, Purdue Pharma Canada’s March 1 replacement of Oxycontin with abuse-proof OxyNEO is expected to create a national health crisis. Widespread opiate withdrawal is expected, especially among First Nations pain killer addicts.