Amid broad efforts to help people avoid prescription-opioid addiction, some pharmaceutical companies are taking an intriguing approach: making prescription opioids that can’t be misused. Although the tactic may at first blush seem a miracle cure, it has a decidedly mixed record of success.
"A Drug Company Tried to Make Opioids Harder to Abuse. It Backfired." is from the July 10, 2017 Wonkblog section of The Washington Post. It was written by Keith Humphreys and narrated by Sam Scholl.