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What are your thoughts on a Dr's prescription pad?

Discussion in 'Share Your Story Here' started by True concern, Jun 4, 2018.

  1. True concern

    True concern Community Champion

    Do you think Dr's are helping to create this addiction epidemic?
  2. deanokat

    deanokat Community Organizer Community Listener

    Most definitely! I think many doctors overprescribe opioids. I went in to have one wisdom tooth pulled and left the dentist's office with multiple RXs that I didn't even need. I wrote about this experience on my blog, in case you're interested in reading it:

    Can We Maybe Cool It with the RXs?

    Doctors need to be more cautious. Period.
  3. True concern

    True concern Community Champion

    Wow 256 million prescriptions in 2012 wow
    deanokat likes this.