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Title:
   Total Expenses, Total Utilization, and Sources of Payment for Outpatient Prescription Opioids in the U.S. Adult Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2015
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 505
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   November 28, 2017
Description:
   This Statistical Brief presents Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Household Component (HC) estimates of total expenses, total purchases and sources of payment for all opioids, as well as the top four opioid products ranked by total expenses in 2015, which are: Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Tramadol, and Codeine.
Author(s):
   Marie N. Stagnitti, MPA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Prescribed Drug Use/Events and Expenditures , Prescription Drugs
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st505/stat505.pdf (401 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st505/stat505.shtml
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