DEA Releases Opioid Prescription Statistics: Pain Medication Fuels Epidemic

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) recently made information public from their database tracking prescription pain medication, and the results appear to have a direct correlation with our growing opioid crisis. The database tracks prescription oxycodone and hydrocodone from the years 2006 through 2012, which was when opioid prescription use peaked in the U.S., according to […]

 

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