Category: Chronic Pain

Opiates for  Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia
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Opiates for Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

Some health conditions, like chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia, can cause such a severe pain that only a combination of drugs is able to relieve. But since medications, including painkillers, usually have certain negative impact on the patients’ health, and since simultaneous intake of several drugs is even more hazardous, it is reasonable to find...

Opioids for Chronic Pain: More Harm Than Good?
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Opioids for Chronic Pain: More Harm Than Good?

Narcotic drugs for pain relief have been around for decades, but their benefit is still under doubt: is there a point to prefer opioids to traditional pain killers? If you suffer from severe chronic pain, most likely, you have already tried everything to eliminate it. If nothing helps, taking opioids (narcotics) can be a solution....