FDA wants limits on most prescribed painkillers

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The FDA wants to place tighter controls on prescription drugs containing hydrocodone. The Food and Drug Administration says the highly addictive painkiller should be subject to the same restrictions as other narcotic drugs such as oxycodone and morphine.

Penny and Phil talked to Dr. Michael Hirt,  an Internist and private practice physician with The Center for Integrative Medicine on these new recommendations:

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