We have an epidemic on our hands in the US.
Misuse and immoral desires have lead pharmaceuticals companies and the medical field to create a situation where 115 people in the US are dying everyday from opioid overdose.
There are many solutions to this problem. And many of them should be implemented. Including a greater focus on preventive care and conservative treatment (i.e. Physical Therapy). But I digress…
One easy solution is to limit the duration of use. This will significantly decrease the risk of becoming addicted.