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Table 1 Quantity of major prescription opioids dispensed in PBS/RPBS and under-copayment scheme (in DDD)

From: Prescription opioid dispensing in New South Wales, Australia: spatial and temporal variation

Generic drugs 2013 2014 2015
Tramadol 2.53 2.57 2.55
Codeine and derivativesa 6.12 6.10 5.86
Oxycodone and derivativesb 3.64 3.62 3.56
Fentanyl 1.32 1.36 1.32
Morphine (& derivatives) 0.90 0.86 0.79
Buprenorphine 0.61 0.62 0.61
Hydromorphone 0.36 0.38 0.38
Methadone 0.32 0.31 0.30
Tapentadolc 0.05 0.26
  1. aCodeine and paracetamol combination; bOxycodone and naloxone combination; cTapentadol was listed in Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme from 2014