Events

GPDOTS returns from the Fed Up Rally in Washington DC

Get Prescription Drugs off the Street Society recently returned from the Fed Up Rally in Washington DC which attracted over 1000 fellow advocates demanding a federal response to the opioid addiction and overdose epidemic. GPDOTS was a proud sponsor of the rally which ended with a march in front of the White House. See the… Continue reading GPDOTS returns from the Fed Up Rally in Washington DC

Facts & Data

For Every Prescription Drug Death In The United States There Are :

In 2008, There Were 14,800 Prescription Painkiller Deaths How Prescription Painkiller Deaths Occur Prescription painkillers work by binding to receptors in the brain to decrease the perception of pain. These powerful drugs can create a feeling of euphoria, cause physical dependence, and, in some people, lead to addiction. Prescription painkillers also cause sedation and slow… Continue reading For Every Prescription Drug Death In The United States There Are :