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Drug overdose

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6 lifesaving tips when taking medication - ADF - Alcohol & Drug Foundation

No medications are completely safe. The number of Australians overdosing on pharmaceutical drugs has now overtaken the road toll..

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Things to ask your GP

We have a problem in Australia with the over prescription of some medications, causing many of us unnecessary side effects including addiction and overdose

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Community use of naloxonefor opioid overdose | Issue 4 | Volume 40 | Australian Prescriber | Australian Prescriber

Will training laypeople in the use of naloxone reduce accidental opioid overdose deaths?

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Cocaine: use with other drugs - myDr.com.au

Snorting and injecting cocaine can result in long-term effects on your health.

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Carbosorb X Oral suspension - myDr.com.au

Carbosorb X Oral suspension - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Carbosorb XS Oral suspension - myDr.com.au

Carbosorb XS Oral suspension - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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DigiFab Powder for infusion - myDr.com.au

DigiFab Powder for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Acetadote Concentrated Injection (Solution for infusion) - myDr.com.au

Acetadote Concentrated Injection (Solution for infusion) - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Vitamin A Capsules - myDr.com.au

Vitamin A Capsules - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Femular Tablets - myDr.com.au

Femular Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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