Table 1

Strong opioids dispensed at index date

Opioid medication

Percentage


Fentanyl

0.2


Hydrocodone

78.8


Hydromorphone

0.2


Meperidine

1.7


Methadone

0.004


Morphine

0.2


Oxycodone

18.7


Oxymorphone

0.002


*Percentages may not add up to 100% because of rounding.

Cepeda et al. BMC Palliative Care 2010 9:14   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-9-14

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