Tag Archives: opioid addiction

Statement from Steve Pasierb on the Death of Philip Seymour Hoffman

We are heartbroken by the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman from a reported overdose of heroin. An actor of immense talent, a father to three young children and only 46 years old, he was also one of us, a New …

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 …