“Big pharma buys #Superbowl ad to warn about the most pressing effect of opiates: constipation. Thanks. For nothing,” tweeted the police department in Burlington, Vt.
"Abigail Bozarth, an AstraZeneca spokeswoman, said the company’s goal was to 'open the door' for patients with opioid-induced constipation to talk with their doctors, 'which provides another important touch point to help ensure opioids are being appropriately used.'”
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