The following is a list of notable people who have died from drug-related causes.
Criteria for inclusion are death from overdose, death from organ-failure/illness ...
"In 2013, the age-adjusted death rate for drug-induced causes for the total
population ... Of the pharmaceutical-related overdose deaths, 16,451 (74.3%)
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Rates ... National Overdose Deaths—Number of Deaths from Prescription Drugs.
Drug abuse kills about 200,000 people worldwide each year, according to a new
... Deaths related to or associated with the use of illicit drugs are estimated ...
Worldwide. It is estimated that in 2014 there were 207,400 (range: 113,700 –
250,100) drug-related deaths with overdose accounting for up to a half of all
Mar 16, 2016 ... At least half of all opioid overdose deaths involve a prescription opioid. ... Drug
Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) - Promising Practices for States.
Drug-Related Deaths - Notable Celebrities. The tragic loss of a ...
Of the 1.4 million drug-related emergency room admissions in 2005, 598,542
were associated with abuse of pharmaceuticals alone or with other drugs.
Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illicit drug heroin as well as the licit ...
related to prescription pain relievers, and 10,574 overdose deaths related to ...
2 days ago ... Only about a quarter of the thousands of opioid-related deaths each year occur
as a result of a single drug. Combining an opioid with another ...