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2 of 3 U.S. Patients Keep Unused Painkillers After Surgery

08:08 EDT 2 Aug 2017 | Drugs.com

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 2, 2017 -- Surgery patients are usually prescribed opioids to ease postoperative pain, but more than two-thirds end up with leftover narcotics and don't get rid of them, according to a new report. Moreover, most patients who have...

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