Accidental opioid deaths on rise: report

By Belinda Tasker
Updated August 19 2018 - 10:36pm, first published 8:56pm
More than a thousand Australians died of an opioid overdose in 2016.

The number of Australians dying after accidentally overdosing on prescription opioids such as oxycodone is on the rise.



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