America’s First Amphetamine Epidemic 1929–1971

America’s First Amphetamine Epidemic 1929–1971.

Find this line very interesting considering the current situation with opioids.  “During the 1950s, fierce commercial competition helped drive amphetamine consumption higher still.”

Maybe the drug marketing system needs to be changed …. for opioids? Oyxcontin? Duragesic? Suboxone?



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