Faculty Articles

Title

Changes in prevalence of prescription opioid abuse after introduction of an abuse-deterrent opioid formulation

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2014

Publication Title

Pain Medicine

Volume

15

Issue/Number

3

First Page

440

ISSN

1526-4637

Last Page

451

Abstract/Excerpt

The reformulation of oxycodone hydrochloride controlled-release (CR) tablets in August 2010 created a natural experiment at a national scale, providing an opportunity to evaluate patterns of abuse of prescription opioids and other drugs before and after introduction of this abuse-deterrent formulation (ADF).

DOI

10.1111/pme.12295

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