Did the harm from overdose deaths outweigh that from Covid-19 in 2020?

Figure 1. New York Times graphic showing sharp rise in overdose deaths in 2020, correlating closely with lockdowns.
Figure 2. New York Times graphic showing monthly change in 2020 compared to 2019 overdose deaths.
Figure 3. Ourworldindata.org lockdown stringency index for the U.S.

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