Opioid Prescriptions Dispensed in MS, 2022
In 2022, over 2,299,615 opioid prescriptions were dispensed in Mississippi.
On average, 6,300 opioid prescriptions were dispensed every day during this year.
A .81% decrease in the number of opioid prescriptions was observed from 2021 to 2022.
In 2022, there were enough opioid prescriptions dispensed for 77.9% of Mississippians to have a prescription.