A national education and awareness initiative to help prevent abuse and misuse of prescription opioids.

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Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
February 25, 2021 at 4:29 PM

Marking Three Years of Efforts to Prevent the Abuse and Misuse of Rx Opioids

Marking Three Years of Efforts to Prevent the Abuse and Misuse of Rx Opioids Dear John, This month marks three years since Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) was launched to help prevent the abuse and misuse of prescription opioids through educ…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
December 8, 2020 at 7:31 PM

AAOA, NHMA Release Bilingual Toolkit on Prescription Opioid Safety

AAOA, NHMA Release Bilingual Toolkit on Prescription Opioid Safety Dear John, We are pleased to present a new bilingual toolkit and video focused on promoting the safe use, storage and disposal of prescription opioids in the Hispanic community.…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 6:31 PM

Prescription Opioid Safety During COVID-19

Prescription Opioid Safety During COVID-19 Dear John, Prescription opioid safety often begins at home, which is where millions of Americans find themselves due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To educate consumers during this challenging time, Allied …
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 2:59 PM

AAOA Poll Supports Enhanced Communication Around Prescription Opioid Safety

AAOA Poll Supports Enhanced Communication Around Prescription Opioid Safety Dear John, A new poll from Morning Consult and commissioned by Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) reinforces that greater education and communication between patients a…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 3:44 PM

Shattering Myths to Address Prescription Opioid Safety

Shattering Myths to Address Prescription Opioid Safety Dear John, This week (March 30–April 5) marks National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, a time to raise awareness and shatter myths among teenagers about the seriousness of drug abuse and addic…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
March 17, 2020 at 8:29 PM

AAOA Featured in USA Today

AAOA Featured in USA Today Dear John, In the March 17 edition of USA Today, Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) joined other leading national voices, including two of its partner organizations, the American Pharmacists Association and Physician …
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
February 25, 2020 at 8:59 PM

Celebrating Two Years of AAOA

Celebrating Two Years of AAOA Dear John, For two years, Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) has worked with partners to actively raise awareness of the rights, risks and responsibilities associated with prescription opioids.  We could not have …
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 6:17 PM

Wrapping Up American Pharmacists Month

Wrapping Up American Pharmacists Month Dear John, October marked American Pharmacists Month, recognizing the positive role pharmacists play in their communities. As this celebration comes to a close, we want to acknowledge all of Allied Against…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
October 17, 2019 at 1:59 PM

New Consumer Education Resources

New Consumer Education Resources Dear John, As part of our ongoing mission to educate patients and consumers about the rights, risks and responsibilities associated with prescription opioids, we are excited to announce new resources to help edu…
Allied Against Opioid Abuse · [email protected]
September 4, 2019 at 7:05 PM

New Patient Education Resources

New Patient Education Resources Dear John, As part of our ongoing mission to educate patients and consumers about the rights, risks and responsibilities associated with prescription opioids, we are excited to announce two new resources. This w…