Testimony Before the FDA’s Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee and the Anesthetic and Analgesic Drug Products Advisory Committee Regarding Opioid Analgesics

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In testimony before a joint meeting of the Food and Drug Administration’s Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee and the Anesthetic and Analgesic Drug Products Advisory Committee, Public Citizen called for legally mandated training for doctors who prescribe powerful opioid painkillers as a condition of obtaining or renewing their Drug Enforcement Agency narcotics licenses.