Letter: State prescription law needs to be repealed




Terry Surface

Franklin

To the editor:

Doctors are now Drug Enforcement Agency agents working for the state of Indiana and not you.

After passage of an Indiana law severely restricting common pain and anxiety medications, doctors have been forced to become the state’s tool rather than your doctor. Forced urine drug tests administered twice a year or no medication. Worse than that is failure of any kind may mean immediate termination of service and a long painful anxiety-filled time trying to find a new doctor and starting the process over again.

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