Gerardo Gonzalez, an associate professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, specializes in treatment for painkiller
Top of the list of potentially habit-forming medications are painkillers
and cough medicines.
Women were revealed to have superior knowledge of pain relief, with 51% of women aware of which painkillers
can be unsuitable for those with heart problems, asthma or digestive disorders compared to only 41% of men.
An official for Health Canada referred to a 2012 statement that announced tougher licensing of those painkillers
NATURAL REMEDY: Because overuse of painkillers
can worsen headaches, try non-drug remedies first.
If you are unsure of the most suitable painkiller
for you, speak to your pharmacist for further advice.
People with arthritis are reliant on painkillers
because of the nature of their illA[degrees] ness.
Optalidon is among the most popular painkillers
on the Italian market.
HEALTH trusts on Teesside spent more on prescribing painkillers
last year than any others in the country, new figures show.
Michael Miller, editor-in-chief of the publication, explains that treatment for a painkiller
addiction is most successful when it occurs in two phases: detoxification to reduce or eliminate withdrawal symptoms after opioid use stops, followed by a longer (and sometimes indefinite) maintenance phase.
A new non-prescription painkiller
is now available in pharmacies across the UK, heralding the first UK painkiller
combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol in 'over-the-counter' pain relief.
He explains, "If the patient takes a painkiller
everyday he can't be treated.
REACHING for a painkiller
to relieve a headache, period pain or other shortterm discomfort is one way of coping with modern life's stresses, strains and pains.
On reading the leaflet which came with the patches, she discovered they release high dosages of a painkiller
into the bloodstream.
The researchers hope that the findings "can be used to develop prevention and treatment interventions for nonmedical prescription stimulant and prescription painkiller
use among college students.