Responsible Use of Opioids

Our society today is challenged by two serious public health problems. Many people living with severe chronic pain are suffering because their pain is not effectively treated. However, the widespread abuse of opioid prescription pain medications can lead to tragic consequences, including addiction, overdose, and death.

For many years, Purdue has been an industry leader in the fight against opioid abuse and diversion.

For information about appropriate use and prescribing of opioid analgesics as well as information about the risks of opioids prescription drug abuse please visit Ask Purdue Medical.