By David Mittleman

The Dangers of Prescription Drugs

The other day I wrote about Ambien and its potentially dangerous side effects. Specifically, I wrote about its use among current and former NFL players who have suffered a head injury. However, it has led to some specifically horrific results for some; Darren Sharper, a former NFL player, became a frequent user and is now in custody for allegedly date-raping women he met at the bar with his leftover Ambien. Clearly, prescription drugs can be dangerous as a plethora of other studies have also shown the addictive qualities of many drugs. …read more