A 76-year-old Victorian pharmacist who blamed a casual worker for more than 800 missing oxycodone tablets has been found…
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A middle-aged man was able to obtain scripts for 296 oxycodone tablets and capsules in the month before his overdose death…
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A pharmacist who worked in a “markedly impaired” state and stole more than 900 oxycodone tablets from his employer has been…
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In Australia, oxycodone is being prescribed most often among younger people with chronic, non-cancer pain – the precise…
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A fisherman has been jailed for robbing his local pharmacy despite his claim that he wanted painkillers for his injured back…
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A coronial inquest into the deaths of three men from Western Australia will focus on the need for an electronic…
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A significant rise in deaths from oxycodone highlights the need for caution when prescribing the drug, say researchers…
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