This fact sheet educates patients and caregivers about warning signs that a person may have developed or be at risk of developing a dependence on opioid pain medications. It provides information about how to get support and access treatment if drug dependence is identified. Part of the Arizona ReThink RX Abuse initiative which helps communities educate their citizens about prescription drug safety.
Funding Source: Arizona Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith and Families
A guide to signs of prescription drug dependence