An Australian study has provided a rare insight into the economics of the illicit market for prescription pharmaceuticals. A survey of 51 people involved in the supply of ‘diverted’ pharmaceuticals shows that some prescription medicines such as opioids fetch prices of $20-25 per pill on the black market, with the average selling price of diverted ...
How much are the drugs you prescribe worth on the black market?
By Michael Woodhead
20 Jan 2020