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Longer Prescriptions Make Opioid Abuse More Likely: Study

15:08 EDT 22 Aug 2017 | Drugs.com

TUESDAY, Aug. 22, 2017 -- A short-term painkiller prescription is less likely to lead to opioid use disorder than a longer supply of pain pills, a new study suggests. "Compared to someone prescribed two days versus seven days, that person with a...

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