Better access to alternative therapies needed to reverse prescribing trends.


Prescribed medicines review. This is a Public Health England report commissioned by the government which was  released September 2019.  The analysis showed that  between 2017-2018 26% of the adult population (over age 18) received one or more of the following drugs. antidepressants  (17%)  opioid pain medicines (13%)  gabapentinoids  (3%)  benzodiazepines (3%)    z-drugs  (2%)   […]