Information on Opioid Usage

Avoid Opioids for Most Long-Term Pain: Advice from experts

Opioids have been in the news a lot lately. To help you make sense of them, we’ve provided links with expert advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, doctors’ groups, and Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs.

Click here to download a helpful guide that explains opioid usage and risks.

Click here to download a rack card that addresses opioid usage. 

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