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This is an easy to read fact sheet for teens from Above the Influence.
NIDA Scientific Panel Reports on Prescription Drug Misuse and Abuse
Defines attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. Discusses the interaction between ADHD and substance use disorders. Provides inform...(more)
Offers guidelines for physicians using medication-assisted treatment for patients with opioid use disorder. Discusses the various types of approved me...(more)
This guideline provides recommendations for primary care clinicians who are prescribing opioids for chronic pain outside of active cancer treatment, p...(more)
Increase in Drug and Opioid Overdose Deaths -- United States, 2000 - 2014
Drowsy Driving and Risk Behaviors - 10 States and Puerto Rico, 2011-2012; Variations among States in Prescribing of Opioid Pain Relievers and Benzodia...(more)
Counterfeit Norco Poisoning Outbreak
To respond to the growing need for teen-targeted educational resources, the Partnership developed the new Above the Influence (ATI) Toolkit. This reso...(more)
These materials on prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) effectiveness (link is external) from Brandeis University's PDMP Center for Excellence ...(more)
This decision-support tool presents key findings from a review of current research on the non-medical use of prescription drugs, including a summary o...(more)
This decision support tool provides brief summaries of prevention strategies and associated programs that have been evaluated to determine their effec...(more)
This resource includes tools to support state-level planners in preventing or reducing heroin and other opioid abuse and its consequences.
This NIDA Research Report provides information on prescription opioids and heroin. (8 pgs.)
"This new joint report from National Association of Counties (NACo) and the National League of Cities (NLC) examines how cities and counties can stren...(more)
"This research found that public health messages can increase public approval for making naloxone legally available to friends and relatives of opioid...(more)
This fact sheet provides data about opioid use, opioid deaths, and states with Naloxone use and Good Samaritan laws in the United States.
This fact sheet provides data about the prescription drug epidemic, the prescription drug abuse prevention plan, and cites the importance of proper pr...(more)
This fact sheet provides data about ways to reduce drugged driving and how to address the public safety issues drugged driving raises.
This Healthcare Brief provides general information on medications approved by the FDA for use in treatment of opioid use disorders.
"The handbook is a companion to the multimedia tool that mirrors the web-based content. Both resources are designed to help people with an opioid use ...(more)
This FDA Consumer Update provides questions for patients to ask their doctor before taking opioids the doctor prescribes.
MATx empowers health care practitioners to provide effective, evidence-based care for opioid use disorders. This free app supports practitioners who c...(more)
This document is a current list of materials available from the NPRC library that relate to prescription drugs and opioids.
Lists all of the Prescription Drug & Opioid related resources available through the clearinghouse.
This guide explains prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs), and how they can enhance clinical decision making. The guide also explains how PDMP...(more)
This fact sheet provides facts about pain medicine in an easy-to-read format.
The report examines prevention, treatment, and recovery issues for women who misuse opioids, have opioid use disorders, and/or overdose on opioids. It...(more)
State and Sub-State Estimates of Non-medical Use of Prescription Pain Relievers.
Why Do Adults Misuse Prescription Drugs?