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Indiscriminate use of medicines leads celebrity death

The most recent case was the actress Brittany Murphy (USA). Police found several bottles of prescription drugs in your home

 
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Actress Brittany Murphy, who died of a heart attack. Experts suspect that the abuse of hydrocodone, associated with paracetamol, could have caused cardiac arrest in young Actress Brittany Murphy has died aged 32, suffered heart attack
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Actress Brittany Murphy, who died of a heart attack. Experts suspect that the abuse of hydrocodone, associated with paracetamol, could have caused cardiac arrest in young
Actress Brittany Murphy has died aged 32, suffered heart attack

Actress Brittany Murphy, who died last Sunday (20), victim of cardiac arrest, raised anew the debate over prescription drug abuse. Several American artists have died recently due to overuse of drugs. The most recent case was Michael Jackson, in June this year, also a victim of cardiac arrest. Jackson was dependent on the powerful painkiller Demerol.

With regard to the death of Brittany, the rumors are that anorexia may have been a factor, however, the celebrity website TMZ U.S., reported that the actress took some days ago, a remedy against flu and had prescriptions in their home.

According to a statement released by Los Angeles police, were found empty bottles of prescription drugs on behalf of the actress. Also according to the police, among the drugs were analgesics, anxiolytics, antidepressants and antibiotics, and drugs used to treat diabetes and hypertension.

Chemical dependency among persons in the art world is old in the U.S. recently, actress Anna Nicole Smith was the victim of a lethal combination of psychoactive drugs. Names like Heath Ledger, Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe also thicken this list.

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