Prescription Drug Abuse Toolkit
Where are pain relievers obtained?
•Bought on internet – 0.1%
•More than one doctor – 1.6%
•Drug dealer/stranger – 3.9%
•Other – 4.9%
•Bought/took from friend/relative – 14.8%
•One doctor – 19.1%
•Free from friend/relative – 55.7%
Of those that received free from a friend/relative, 80.7% came from one doctor.
SDSMA Whitepaper – Opiate Analgesics for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain
SDSMA Patient Pain Assessments
Patient Assessments for Other Conditions
Patient Education and Pain Management
Treatment Services for Addiction
Provider Educational Opportunities