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  • Opioid painkillers ‘must carry prominent warnings’

    Opioid painkillers ‘must carry prominent warnings’0

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWarnings are ‘tip of the iceberg’, says addiction counsellor Nicki Hari All opioid medicines in the UK will carry prominent warnings stating they can cause addiction, the health secretary has announced. Matt Hancock acted after figures in England and Wales revealed a-more-than 60% increase in prescriptions for