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FDA Offers Advisory for Painkillers

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FDA Offers Advisory for Painkillers

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FDA Offers Advisory for Painkillers

FDA Offers Advisory for Painkillers

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Amid new and often confusing revelations about painkillers currently on the market, the Food and Drug Administration issues an interim advisory while it compares data on pain relievers. NPR's Joanne Silberner reports.