Opioid references for pharmacies



How to calculate morphine milligram equivalents (MME)

Agency Medical Directors' Group Opioid Dose Calculator

CMS Part D Opioid Policies Information for Pharmacists Dec. 2019 (ZIP)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Opioid Mapping Tool

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain 2016 U.S.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Annual Surveillance Report of Drug Related Risks and Outcomes 2017 U.S.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [PDF]

General information on Scope of Opioid Crisis & OUD

National Academy of Medicine [PDF]

FDA Blueprint for Education on Treatment and Monitoring

Food and Drug Administration [PDF]

Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee: Multiple resources

Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee (IPRCC)

American Pharmacists Association. Wide variety of resources on multiple topics. Members have access to training materials some of which are included in membership dues.

American Pharmacists Association: About APha

American Pharmacists Association: Opioid use and misuse resource center


Resources on Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) 

Opioid Analgesic REMS

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