Painkillers for dogs, cats may be worsening human opioid crisis: study

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Vigil more evidence of the growing opioid crisis. A new study suggests painkillers prescribed to pads could possibly be contributing to the opioid crisis in the US. Researchers looked at trauma doll hydro Kodo the coating tablets and fencing all patches prescribed mainly two dogs and cats from two thousand seven till two thousand seventeen the study at the university of Pennsylvania's Perlman school of medicine and the school of veterinary medicine found the quantity of these prescriptions. Rose by forty one percent while the number of annual visits. Also grew by thirteen percent. Some states now require veterinarians to look into the background of the owner before prescribing opioids

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