• Prescribed opioids and benzodiazepine deaths warrant careful use of these drugs.

    25 September at 07:26 from atlas


    Prescribed drug deaths ,particularly opioids and benzodiazepines remain a major concern.In first 6  months to June 2013 in Victoria alone, prescription related deaths were over 80% of  drug related-excedding illicit drugs deaths.Great care is required with the prescription and supervisiion of these drugs-opioids and benzodiazepines.Please see the official figures in the link.