How does stockpiling, dependence and diversion relate to dose?

A study across patients recruited from Australian community pharmacies has looked at the link between prescribed opioid dose and problematic behaviours Many people stay on opioids for years to treat chronic non-cancer pain, despite there being no long-term studies of their effectiveness, a researcher said in presenting the results of a large prospective cohort study

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