Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Decreases in opioids and benzodiazepines dispensed and a reduction in doctor shopping are reported in Ohio. The 2018 numbers represent the sixth consecutive year of decline in the number of opioids prescribed. The State Board of Pharmacy credits the increased use of the Ohio Automated Rx Reporting System, the name for its prescription drug monitoring program.
The Board’s Annual Report says there were:
325 million fewer doses of opioids ...
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