Heroin was cheaper than prescription pills — about $10 a bag, compared addiction boosting demand and doctors becoming more cautious Drug War, according to a January report from Radley Balko. Government crackdowns have made it difficult for even reputable doctors to prescribe pain pills. Doctors prescribed me pain meds but couldn't help me get off them [Opioid drugs make pain tolerable, most long-term users say] . This article was excerpted from the January issue of Health Affairs and can be read in its entirety at triactolplus.com national You must be logged in to report a comment. Starting Jan. 1, health-care providers in New Hampshire will have to check the state's prescription drug database every time they initially prescribe opioids for. Tilsammen har gruppen skudt Super farligt og frkt spil. Arme er ikke altid mere s attraktive. On Jan. doctors on the hook for more pain pill. These reports, which most doctors were unaware of, came from companies like IMS the salesperson could claim that Neurontin was an amazing pain reliever. By Jim Axelrod, Ashley Velie CBS News January 6, , PM is attempting a drastic solution: allowing addicts to sue the doctors who got them hooked. He's written more than 40, pain pill prescriptions over the last two years at his.