The study was supported by untied educational grants from Mundipharma; research fellowships from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC); and the Australian Government under the Substance Misuse Prevention and Service Improvements Grant Fund.

Several investigators report receiving untied educational grants from Reckitt Benckiser.

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Mundipharma and Reckitt Benckiser are both makers of abuse-deterrent opioid formulations.

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3.      Larance B, Lintzeris N, Bruno R et al. The characteristics of a cohort who tamper with prescribed and diverted opioid medications. Journal of Substance Abuse. 2015; 58: 51-61. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2015.06.001