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# pills - Friday 19 May, 2017

Man who crashed car after taking six ecstasy tablets jailed for two years
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man who crashed car after taking six ecstasy tablets jailed for two years

May 19th 2017, 6:15 AM 18,315 Views 19 Comments

Anthony Ward (26) drove the car at night with the lights switched off at speeds of up to 160 km/hr.

# pills - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Three 12-year-old girls in serious condition in Manchester after taking ecstasy pills
# Teddy Tablets
# Teddy Tablets

Three 12-year-old girls in serious condition in Manchester after taking ecstasy pills

Jun 19th 2016, 2:13 PM 26,693 Views 27 Comments

Salford police say that the tablets are called ‘Teddy Tablets’.

# pills - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

This is what €225,000 worth of ecstasy tablets looks like
# Seizure
# Seizure

This is what €225,000 worth of ecstasy tablets looks like

Aug 11th 2015, 2:41 PM 14,268 Views 26 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested after a raid in west Dublin yesterday.

# pills - Monday 6 July, 2015

These are just some of the lethal homemade weapons seized in Irish prisons
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

These are just some of the lethal homemade weapons seized in Irish prisons

Jul 6th 2015, 12:47 PM 21,558 Views 38 Comments

The Irish Prison Service launched a confidential helpline today for inmates and members of the public to report information about contraband.

# pills - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:27 AM 21,995 Views 51 Comments

Irish people have been warned about the dangers of buying from unregistered sites.

# pills - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Of 23,000 who say they took MDMA, 202 ended up in hospital
# Global Drug Survey
# Global Drug Survey

Of 23,000 who say they took MDMA, 202 ended up in hospital

Jun 18th 2015, 6:08 AM 15,833 Views 29 Comments

There has been a steady rise in the number of people seeking medical treatment after taking the drug over the past few years.

# pills - Monday 5 January, 2015

An "imaginary meal" pill could help fight obesity
# Fat Fighter
# Fat Fighter

An "imaginary meal" pill could help fight obesity

Jan 5th 2015, 8:59 PM 15,385 Views 32 Comments

The pill is like a “relay race”, researchers say.

# pills - Friday 19 December, 2014

'Superman' ecstasy tablets worth €1.2 million seized in Dublin
# Pills
# Pills

'Superman' ecstasy tablets worth €1.2 million seized in Dublin

Dec 19th 2014, 3:20 PM 13,249 Views 54 Comments

The tablets — impressed with a Superman-style ‘S’ — originated in Belgium.

# pills - Thursday 22 May, 2014

HSE issues alert as green ecstasy pills kill two people in the last four days
# Green Rolex
# Green Rolex

HSE issues alert as green ecstasy pills kill two people in the last four days

May 22nd 2014, 6:19 PM 38,147 Views 134 Comments

The HSE is warning against the consumption of the green pills.

# pills - Friday 22 November, 2013

Ireland's casual attitude to antibiotics leading to 'alarming rise' in superbugs
# Antibiotics
# Antibiotics

Ireland's casual attitude to antibiotics leading to 'alarming rise' in superbugs

Nov 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 7,722 Views 32 Comments

A new campaign is being launched today to encourage better practice in relation to antibiotics among both doctors and patients.

# pills - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Irish people warming up to generic medicines
# Medication
# Medication

Irish people warming up to generic medicines

Jun 6th 2013, 11:06 AM 6,664 Views 26 Comments

The Irish Medicine Board expects lists of interchangeable medicines to be ready within two months of legislation on the drugs commencing.

# pills - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Tablet dump to help raise awareness of addiction to medication
# Medicines
# Medicines

Tablet dump to help raise awareness of addiction to medication

Nov 14th 2012, 7:30 AM 6,133 Views 16 Comments

In the past five years, benzodiazepine use has increased by nearly 40 per cent in Ireland. People are being encouraged to dump their old stockpiles of medication.

# pills - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 4th 2012, 11:00 AM 67 Views 0 Comments

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