...starkt, sorgligt och skakande.
I Dopesick skruvas nivån upp till en rikstäckande opioidkris som krävt mer än en halv miljon människors liv i USA… och förstört långt många fler på andra sätt.
...en osminkad inblick i ”Big Pharmas” ruttna affärsmoral.
...will have you recoiling in fury.
The heinous truth behind America’s opioid emergency.
Richard Sackler launches a powerful new painkiller and a rural doctor is introduced to the drug; a coal miner plans her future; a DEA Agent learns of blackmarket pills; federal prosecutors decide to open a case into OxyContin.
OxyContin is on the market but faces a potential threat; Purdue's vast influence reaches the town of Finch Creek; Bridget steps outside her DEA authority; the criminal investigation of OxyContin begins.
Doctor Finnix begins to taper Betsy off OxyContin; Bridget sees the toll the drug is taking on communities; Rick and Randy investigate the world of pain societies; as sales climb, Richard Sackler makes bigger plans for his new drug.
Sky-high OxyContin sales are threatened by reports of abuse, prosecutors investigate a claim central to OxyContin marketing, and Finnix begins to question the safety of the drug.
With OxyContin abuse spreading across the country, Bridget brings the fight to Purdue; Rick and Randy seek to find a whistleblower within Purdue to tie their case together.
Richard Sackler faces a catastrophic challenge to Purdue's bottom line; Bridget takes her fight to the FDA; Finnix reassesses his life as Betsy struggles to kick her addiction; Rick and Randy find a bombshell piece of evidence.
Richard Sackler and Purdue work the system to prevent their drug from being reigned in; Bridget has a breakthrough in her mission; Betsy hits rock-bottom; Finnix explores new avenues; Rick and Randy ready their criminal case.
How one company triggered one of the worst drug epidemics in American history.