“Gray Death” A Deadly Cocktail

“Gray Death” A Deadly Cocktail Author: Linda Law MD For less than $20, you can buy a cocktail—one that includes an elephant tranquilizer and has a good chance of killing you.  Sound sensational? “Gray Death” is one of the newer players in the opioid epidemic and its use has led to several deaths. The opioid Read more about “Gray Death” A Deadly Cocktail[…]

A Treatment for Brown Bag Syndrome—Deprescribing

Author: Linda Law MD Over the years I was an attending physician in Emergency Departments, it was a common event for patients to bring all their medications to the ER in a brown paper bag.  These patients were usually elderly, and their polypharmacy was often a cause of drug-induced symptoms. Polypharmacy is defined as taking Read more about A Treatment for Brown Bag Syndrome—Deprescribing[…]