Second Report from Controlled Substances Board Continues to Show Drop in Opioid Prescriptions – Urban Milwaukee

Madison, WI – Today, the Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) announced the findings of the second report from the Controlled Substances Board (CSB) on the success of the Wisconsin Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). The report highlights that between October 1 and December 31, 2016, the number of opioid doses dispensed decreased by over 11 million when compared to the same quarter in 2015.