HUFFINGTON POST: Codeine Addiction Is 'Ruining Lives' Warn UK Patients And Doctors

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 24/1/2019

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“I definitely think so,” says Dr Li-Chia Chen, a senior lecturer at Manchester University, who has conducted research into global opioid prescriptions. “But obviously whatever I think is purely based on the drugs utilisation research conducted, and so it’s so anecdotal, from very fragmented data.”

https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/codeine-addiction-uk-it-can-ruin-lives_uk_5c46ea2ce4b027c3bbc50011?utm_hp_ref=uk-lifestyle

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TitleCodeine Addiction Is 'Ruining Lives' Warn UK Patients And Doctors
Media name/outletHuffington Post
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date24/01/19
DescriptionDespite the lack of official nationwide data, do stories like Mike and Adam’s suggest codeine addiction is on the rise in the UK?

“I definitely think so,” says Dr Li-Chia Chen, a senior lecturer at Manchester University, who has conducted research into global opioid prescriptions. “But obviously whatever I think is purely based on the drugs utilisation research conducted, and so it’s so anecdotal, from very fragmented data.”
URLhttps://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/codeine-addiction-uk-it-can-ruin-lives_uk_5c46ea2ce4b027c3bbc50011?utm_hp_ref=uk-lifestyle
PersonsLi-Chia Chen

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