Prescription Drugs

Treating Chronic Pain Without Opioids

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, August 2017 This module will look at the CDC recommended options for treating chronic pain without opioids. You will have the opportunity to examine the benefits and expected outcomes of prescribing nonopioid medications and... read more

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Recommendations from CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, August 2017 This module will look at the CDC recommendations regarding the prescription of opioids for chronic pain. Given that it is sometimes hard to determine when acute pain becomes chronic pain, recommendations are also... read more

RI Permanent Drug Disposal Sites – March 2019

Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals, March 2019 This flyer lists the permanent drug disposal sites as of March 2019 in Rhode Island along with their location and phone... read more

DEA Student Athletes and Opioids Poster

The Drug Enforcement Administration, 2019 Prescription opioid addiction – stemming from misuse – has hit the nation hard in recent years. Unfortunately, high school student-athletes can be especially vulnerable to prescription painkiller misuse. This poster encourages... read more

Opioid Information for Patients

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2017 Living with chronic pain can be devastating, and effective pain management is important to getting your life back. It is essential that you and your doctor discuss treatment options, carefully considering all of the... read more

The Hope & Recovery
Support Line

In the event of an opioid overdose, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also talk to your doctor about medication-assisted treatment.

401.942.STOP (7867)