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Bruins will come up with measures to be taken against the excessive use of strong painkillers

The Minister, mr Bruins, for Medical Care, announced on Friday new measures to address the issues surrounding the over-use of heavy duty pain killers to go.

According to Brown, people have clearer information about the risks of their painkillers improperly or for an extended period of time. “Needless and irresponsible use of the heavy duty pain killers has to stop. We’re interested in here is not the American states,” he said.

To the knowledge of opioids to the increase of the ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport on Friday to the web site opiaten.nl information about the pain medication. Also, there is the minister’s guidelines for the care of, and agreement was reached about the responsibility for the prescription and supply of drugs.

In addition, the minister is of a group of experts was established to prevent illegal trade in the to opioid painkillers is to to investigate and. Brown, in February, a special task force, which is a half a year of research at the heroin.

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And what is the oxycodone, the widely used heavy-duty pain reliever?

Tens of thousands of households in the uk use long-lasting heavy-duty pain killers

More than 200,000 people around the world use long-term opioids. The strong painkillers, especially oxycodone is known. In 2008, the use of this drug has increased significantly. Other opioids include fentanyl, buprenorphine, and methadone.

Strong, pain killers is due to doctors and other specialists in the hospital are prescribed to people with pain. They will be able to have the means without any prescription to obtain it. The group is very diverse: it includes both patients with low back pain, cancer, or chronic pain, such as the elderly and those with depressive symptoms.

The use of strong pain killers are a problem as they are long-lasting and not give up. In 2017 in the United States, 10 out of every 100,000 people have died in a opiaatvergiftiging. In the Netherlands, in the order of 1 in 100,000, or approximately 170 people.

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A lot of people are addicted to strong pain killers, how did you get it from?

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