A Prescription for Tragedy

Jan Spector, a 58-year-old Atlanta resident, has experienced persistent migraines since receiving a head injury in 1992. Though he found himself on a revolving menu of pain medications over the years, he says that he "pretty much had everything on an even keel" before he was prescribed OxyContin in the fall of 2006. "By December, I felt like it had turned my life upside down," he told ABC News. "I felt like what the Oxy did for me was that it overrode some of the other pain relievers that had...Full Story
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