08 November, 2018, 08:36 | Author: Israel Montgomery
Public Citizen described the drug as "five to 10 times more potent than fentanyl and 1,000 times more potent than morphine". According to critics, the decision will only fuel the United States' drug crisis even further rather than improving it. "It is certain that Dsuvia will worsen the opioid epidemic and kill people needlessly", Dr. Sidney Wolfe, founder and senior adviser of Public Citizen's Health Research Group, said in a statement.
Critics are blasting the FDA for approving Dsuvia as the country faces increasing opioid overdose deaths.
The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new form of an extremely potent opioid to manage acute pain in adults, weeks after the chairman of the advisory committee that reviewed it asked the agency to reject it on grounds that it would likely be abused. Each would come in a plastic applicator that looks like a syringe. It will not be available at your local pharmacy and is designed only for use in a "certified medically-supervised healthcare settings". It is expected to be available in the first quarter of next year.
AcelRx already has approval for 15- and 30-microgram versions of the drug in Europe. In a statement, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said that "very tight restrictions" will be placed on the drug.
In a November 2 statement released by the consumer group Public Citizen, the chairman of the FDA's Anesthetic and Analgesic Drug Products Advisory Committee criticized the decision, reiterating his opposition he had previously voiced last month in a letter to FDA leaders. "It will be taken by medical personnel and others for whom it has not been prescribed".
Brown added that he has personally tried to resuscitate health care providers who abuse sufentanil, "some successfully". "This action is inconsistent with the charter of the agency", Brown said in a statement Friday. Fewer than 1 percent of people said they acquired opioids that way. Dsuvia is an unnecessary opioid, they say, and its size and potency will appeal to people looking to sell or misuse it.
In one study, the pill provided about the same pain relief to patients as IV morphine.
Including brand name and generic drugs, there are almost 400 opioids now on the market.
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