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What's the government trying to do to stop prescription painkiller abuse?

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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Psychiatry
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In brief: Looks for diversion

The government collects data about unusual drug use patterns across the country.
It uses this to identify patterns that suggest possible diversion ( prescription meds being diverted or sold to others for profit) the dea can show up unannounced at a physician's office to review physician's practice regarding the prescription record-keeping and storage/dispensing of controlled substances.

In brief: Looks for diversion

The government collects data about unusual drug use patterns across the country.
It uses this to identify patterns that suggest possible diversion ( prescription meds being diverted or sold to others for profit) the dea can show up unannounced at a physician's office to review physician's practice regarding the prescription record-keeping and storage/dispensing of controlled substances.
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Subs abuse

Stricter guidelines on prescribing, better monitoring.

In brief: Subs abuse

Stricter guidelines on prescribing, better monitoring.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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