Amanda Roxburgh - NDARC

Oct 05, 2015, 03:21 AM

A new study has revealed that the number of people overdosing on codeine-related products has doubled. Between 2000 and 2009 deaths jumped from 3.5 to 8.7 per million people. Geof Parry spoke to the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre's Amanda Roxburgh who says that accidental overdoses have jumped considerably.