Consumption of major synthetic opioids by type in the U.S. 2010-2016

Consumption of major synthetic opioids in the U.S. from 2010 to 2016, by type (in kilograms)

Consumption of major synthetic opioids by type in the U.S. 2010-2016 This statistic displays the consumption of major synthetic opioids in the United States from 2010 to 2016. In 2010, there were 15,286 kilograms of methadone consumed in the country. Natural alkaloid demands remained relatively high in the last few years. Australia and France are two of the main producing countries.
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Consumption of major synthetic opioids in the U.S. from 2010 to 2016, by type (in kilograms)

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2010201120122013201420152016
Dextropropoxyphene*44,3765,22712,8411,572299-
Diphenoxylate*481547579702702347644
Methadone15,28615,28915,28015,78715,81915,52326,240
Pethidine2,8382,3251,7021,5861,4461,152805
2010201120122013201420152016
Dextropropoxyphene*44,3765,22712,8411,572299-
Diphenoxylate*481547579702702347644
Methadone15,28615,28915,28015,78715,81915,52326,240
Pethidine2,8382,3251,7021,5861,4461,152805
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This statistic displays the consumption of major synthetic opioids in the United States from 2010 to 2016. In 2010, there were 15,286 kilograms of methadone consumed in the country. Natural alkaloid demands remained relatively high in the last few years. Australia and France are two of the main producing countries.
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