State Of Addiction: Oklahoma's Prescription For Pain

By Alex Cameron and Lisa Monahan Modified: March 12, 2012 at 9:23 am •  Published: March 12, 2012
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Pain killers like hydrocodone and oxycodone, better known as Lortab and Oxycontin, are killing more than the pain. Pain killers like hydrocodone and oxycodone, better known as Lortab and Oxycontin, are killing more than the pain.

There are several bills in the Legislature this session addressing the issue of prescription drug abuse. There are several bills in the Legislature this session addressing the issue of prescription drug abuse.

Oklahoma is ranked number one in the nation for prescription drug abuse. Oklahoma is ranked number one in the nation for prescription drug abuse.

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