Opioid prescription meds among most over-prescribed: RACP

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The Royal Australasian College of Physicians is calling for greater awareness of the over-prescribing of opioid prescription medication for pain. RACP President, Laureate Professor Nick Talley, says opioids are now one of the most over-prescribed pain medications in Australia and new evidence suggests their effectiveness in the treatment of long-term pain is limited. According to

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