USA: Death on Prescription
ARTE Reportage

(13 min)
Available from 07/02/2018 to 24/01/2021
Available live: yes

Opioid drugs are now the biggest cause of death for the under 50s in the US, ahead of traffic accidents and firearms. The highly addictive OxyContin, prescribed as a painkiller has led to addiction and contributed to the nation’s opioid epidemic.


Director :

Valérie Defert

Author :

Valérie Defert

Country :

France

Year :

2018