Author Archives: Meredith

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Comments on FDA Approval of Alkermes Opioid Dependence Medication

Statement of Steve Pasierb, President NEW YORK, N.Y. October 13, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of Alkermes’ opioid dependence medication (VIVITROL) for the prevention of relapse to opioid dependence following opioid detoxification is positive news for …

Your Child Needs You — Tips for Raising Drug-Free Teens

Our research shows that many teens know more than their parents are about drugs – especially about the abuse of emerging drugs, such as prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. So by talking to your kids about the dangers of …