After an Opioid Overdose patients still prescribed more medication

10 Feb

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An alarming new study has shown that around 90% of patients who have had an opioid overdose on a prescribed medication are given more of the same medication by the same doctor even after the overdose. We at Cornerstone will advocate and hope for policy changes in the near future to help physicians in making informed decisions regarding the use and safety of the medications they prescribe.

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