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Will OxyContin Go Generic?

The federal health minister has until Nov. 25 to decide whether to allow drug companies to make a generic version of the painkiller Oxycontin. The patent on the brand name version of that drug expire...
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An Even Grimmer Replacement For OxyContin

Many people who abused the painkiller OxyContin by inhaling or injecting it switched to heroin after the prescription's formula changed, U.S. researchers say. OxyContin was designed to slowly release...