Americans filling far fewer opioid prescriptions Americans filling far fewer opioid prescriptions
A health data firm released a report showing a 9 percent average drop nationwide in the number of prescriptions for opioids filled by retail... Americans filling far fewer opioid prescriptions

A health data firm released a report showing a 9 percent average drop nationwide in the number of prescriptions for opioids filled by retail and mail-order pharmacies. All 50 states and the District of Columbia had declines of more than 5 percent.


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