Find out more about our efforts to prevent the harms associated with prescription medications through raising awareness and advocacy
Prescription medication dependence is a health condition and effective treatments are available. You are not alone.
Combined use of opioids and benzodiazepines can be fatal, Faculty of Pain Medicine (ANZCA) and ScriptWise warn. Read the media release and joint statement here.
Family members who’ve lost a loved one have signed an open letter calling for national real-time monitoring and more education to prevent more prescription medication overdose deaths. Want to show your support? Sign the petition here.
"It feels like we've been talking about the problem of prescription medication misuse for years, without going anywhere. At last we have an organisation dedicated to actually doing something about it. Thank you, ScriptWise."