Month: July 2014

Comparing abuse of extended-release versus immediate-release opioid analgesics adjusted for number of prescriptions and morphine-equivalent dose

Stephen F. Butler, PhD, Theresa A. Cassidy, MPH, Taryn Dailey,  BA1, & Paul M. Coplan, ScD2, Presented at CPDD 2014 See our poster for “Comparing abuse of extended-release versus immediate-release opioid analgesics adjusted for number of prescriptions and morphine-equivalent dose” here Abstract Aims: It has been suggested that abuse risk of extended-release (ER) opioids is… Read more »

Evaluation of an ADF product’s route of administration profile

Theresa A. Cassidy, MPH, Simon H. Budman, PhD, Stephen F. Butler, PhD Presented at CPDD 2014 See our poster for “Evaluation of an ADF product’s route of administration profile” here Abstract Aims: Assessing the impact on abuse patterns of the introduction of abuse deterrent opioid formulations (ADFs) has focused, in part, on comparisons of the… Read more »