Ask your doctor these five questions before taking a prescription pain pill.
Prescription pain pill addiction is a growing epidemic, affecting nearly two million people. In order to help stop this problem before it begins, Dr. Oz partnered with the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Dental Association to bring you five questions to ask before getting a painkiller prescription. We've placed these questions on a printable card that you can put in your wallet and reference when needed.
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