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Consumption Data At-A-Glance:

The graphs below provide the Essential Controlled Medicines consumption data trends from 1985 to 2020 in milligrams per capita and Morphine Equivalence (ME) milligrams per capita, as reported to the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB). 

To view, scroll below for individual Essential Controlled Medicines (i.e., Codeine, Fentanyl, Hydromorphone, Methadone, Morphine, Oxycodone, Pethidine, all Essential Controlled Medicines in Morphine Equivalence (ME) & all Essential Controlled Medicines in (ME) minus Methadone.)


Achieving Balance in Federal and State Pain Policy: A Guide to Evaluation (CY 2013)

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By: Pain & Policy Studies Group

This research was designed to help ensure that people with pain who need treatment with controlled medicines are better able...

Achieving Balance in State Pain Policy: A Progress Report Card (CY 2013)

By: Pain & Policy Studies Group

This report focuses on the extent that drug control and medical and pharmacy practice policies contain language that can potentially...

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