OPIOID IMPACT

OPIOID PAINKILLERS
INCLUDE: CODEINE,
FENTANYL, HEROIN, HYDROCODONE,
MORPHINE, OXYCONTIN, AND
VICODIN


136 PEOPLE DIE
EVERY DAY FROM AN
OPIOID OVERDOSE


IN 2019
APPROXIMATELY 38%
OF OVERDOSE DEATHS
IN OKLAHOMA
INVOLVED AN OPIOID


OKLAHOMA HAS A
HIGHER RATE OF DRUG OVERDOSE DEATHS AND
OPIOID OVERDOSE
DEATHS THAN THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA


IN 2019 THERE WERE
MORE THAN 381 OPIOID
PRESCRIPTIONS
DISPENSED EVERY
HOUR IN OKLAHOMA


THERE WERE 385,185
OPIOID PRESCRIPTIONS
FILLED WITH THE 13
COUNTIES OF SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA
IN 2019