pill pusher


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Noun1.pill pusher - a health professional trained in the art of preparing and dispensing drugspill pusher - a health professional trained in the art of preparing and dispensing drugs
caregiver, health care provider, health professional, PCP, primary care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
pharmaceutical chemist, pharmacologist - someone trained in the science of drugs (their composition and uses and effects)
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Madden said registered nurse Janet Colbert, founder of non-profit STOPPNOW (stop organized pill pushers now) www.
If we want to go after the drug pushers with deep pockets, let's start with the real pill pushers - the big pharmaceuticals producers, whose business model depends on getting more and more people hooked on pills.
Doctors and regulatory agencies should warn against these 'fly-by-night' pill pushers and their products.