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Pain Relief Drug List and Pain Medication List

Over-the-Counter Pain Relievers Over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers include: Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), including ibuprofen(Motrin, Advil) or naproxen(Aleve, Naprosyn) Both acetaminophen and NSAIDs reduce fever and relieve pain caused…

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The Facts about Chronic Pain

Chronic pain, one of the most common reasons adults seek medical care (1), has been linked to restrictions in mobility and daily activities, dependence on…

How COX-2 Inhibitors Work ?

What is Cox-2 Inhibitors ?

COX-2 selective inhibitor is a form of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that directly targets COX-2, an enzyme responsible for inflammation and pain. Targeting selectivity for…

Ibuprofen ( Advil ) History

Ibuprofen was initially introduced as a prescription NSAID used for such conditions as rheumatoid arthritis, in 1969 in the UK and 1974 in the US. …

List of Opioid Analgesics

Acetaminophen with codeine (Tylenol #2, #3, #4) Buprenorphine (Butrans) Fentanyl transdermal patches (Duragesic) Hydrocodone with acetaminophen (Lortab Elixir, Vicodin) Hydrocodone with ibuprofen (Vicoprofen) Hydrocodone (Zohydro) Hydromorphone…

Aspirin

Aspirin is a lifesaver

Not feeling well? Are you having problems getting up in the morning because of the aches and pains that you go through every day? You…

Comparison of available analgesic agents

Comparison of Available Analgesic Agents

Pain Medication Major classes Paracetamol and NSAIDs Main article: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug The exact mechanism of action of paracetamol/acetaminophen is uncertain but appears to act…

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Aspirin for Pregnant Women

Pregnant women are prone to serious condition known as preeclampsia and they should take aspirin in very low dose every day once their first trimester…

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Antidepressants and the Suicide Risk

Most antidepressants are generally safe, but the FDA requires that all antidepressants carry black box warnings, the strictest warnings for prescriptions. In some cases, children,…

Lexapro is a Powerful Antidepressant

Anti-depression: An Introduction: Depressive disorder is a mental condition that takes place as a result of mental pressure and even absence of bodily wellness. Timely…

Antidepressant Can Cause Breast Cancer

The increase risk of breast cancer can also be caused with the use of antidepressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) according to several…

How to Treat Cluster Headaches fast

Most people are familiar with the term migraine headache, but not many people are as familiar with the term cluster headache. Headaches today are common…

Lists of Anxiolytics, Sedatives, and Hypnotics

Anxiolytics: Benzodiazepines Alprazolam (Xanax) Chlordiazepoxide (Librium) Clobazepam (Onfi) Clonazepam (Klonopin) Clorazepate (Tranxene) Diazepam (Valium) Estazolam (ProSom) Flurazepam (Dalmane) Lorazepam (Ativan) Midazolam (Versed) Oxazepam (Serax) Prazepam (Centrax)…