MILDURA pharmacist Eric Oguzkaya says some of his customers have been approached by drug dealers outside of pharmacies and doctors’ surgeries for their prescription medication.
He has spoken out after the Rural Doctors Association of Australia issued a warning about the growing misuse of prescription drugs in Australia.
“It’s happened to a few clients where they’ve told me after leaving a clinic that people were following them and asking for their medication,” he said. In four cases, Mr Oguzkaya alerted a doctor after being made aware of customers on-selling medication.
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