Opioids

Governments at all levels are taking action to reduce and prevent an increasing number of overdose deaths related to opioids. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians have an important role to play in safe opioid dispensing.

This practice tool contains resources that can support pharmacy professionals in understanding their responsibilities when providing care or guidance for patients who are using opioids or seeking to obtain naloxone.

Resources for Pharmacy Professionals

Opioid Related Tools

Access tools for Risk Assessment, Morphine Equivalent Dosing, Tapering and Benzodiazepines on the External Resources page

Resources for Patients and Families