PRESCRIPTION medications including codeine, oxycodone and tramadol, are fuelling a surge in hospitalisations linked to opioid-related harm, new research reveals.
REAL-TIME prescription monitoring (RTPM) will be introduced in Queensland in the second half of next year, the State’s Minister for Health and Ambulance Services, Steven Miles, says.
QUEENSLAND One Nation Senator, Malcolm Roberts, stirred the medicinal cannabis debate in parliament this week claiming the Federal Minister for Health, Greg Hunt, is playing a “pharmaceutical game” with the medicine.
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