Addiction pills ‘too expensive’

Drugs and apparatus seized from the raid in Naqere, Savusavu earlier this year. Picture: SUPPLIED/FIJI POLICE

FIJI does not have specific medicines to help prevent the addiction or craving of certain types of drugs as it is expensive to procure from overseas. This was highlighted by the consultant psychiatrist at the St Giles Hospital, Dr Balram Pandit. He said because of limited resources, they had to come up with non-pharmacological methods […]

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