Accidental Poisoning (Unintentional Poisoning): Abstract Of Report By CDC

Almost each and every day in USA, about 87 people die due to accidental poisoning and another 2000 get treated in emergency rooms. In...

Hyperalgesia: Symptom Caused By Fibromyalgia and Opioid Therapy

Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia was often observed in patients taking high dosage of opioid. Symptoms of Opioid induced hyperalgesia were thought to be more common in...

Opioid Use In Hospitals, Preventing Accidental Overdose: Sentinel Event

Serious life threatening side effects caused by opioid therapy during hospital admission becomes a sentinel events for Joint Commission.1 Sentinel Event Alert are published by...

All About Opioid Monitoring: Doctor Shopping, Guidelines

Opioid prescription given for chronic pain has increased over last 15 years in USA, so have cases of opioid addiction and ER visit with...

Opiate Withdrawal: Causes, Risk Factors, Signs, Symptoms, Treatment, Complications

Opiate Withdrawal refers to the gamut of symptoms which an individual suffers from when drastically cutting down the amount of opiate drugs or after...

Q and A: Effects of Opioids on Normal Breathing, Respiratory Center, Treatment

What Is The Effect Of Opioid On Breathing?1 Opioid suppresses breathing and causes hypoxia. What Is Breathing? Breathing is an inspiration (breath in) and expiration (breath out)....

Q and A: Should I Take Opioid Pain Medications? Pseudoaddiction, Anxiety Disorder

Should I Take Opioid Pain Medication? Yes, if you are suffering with acute or chronic pain you should take pain medications. What Is Acute And Chronic...

10 Different Types of Arthritis: Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid, Cervical, Gout, Reactive

Arthritis is a very dangerous disease that affects the body joints. Since the disease gets progressively dangerous with time, it is better for one...

Forty-two Women Die Every Day from Drug Overdose-Report By CDC

Forty-Two Women Die Every Day from Drug Overdose Recent report published by Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests. Epidemic of Prescription painkiller has...

Libido: Opioid Induced Female Sexual Dysfunction, Know its Causes & Treatments

What Is Libido Or Female Sexual Dysfunction? Libido or Female Sexual Dysfunction Means- Low Sexual Desire Lack of Sexual Drive Difficulties To Achieve Orgasm Menstrual Disorder What Is Libido? Libido is...

Opioid Treatment Programs: Establishing the Need, Benefits, Risks, Screening Tools

Establishing the Need for Opioid Treatment Programs Establishing Chronic Pain for Opioid Treatment Programs Nociceptive Pain Neuropathic Pain Establishing Cancer Pain for Opioid Treatment Programs Nociceptive pain Neuropathic pain Establishing Chronic...

Drug Screening Tests

Non-Opioid medications prescribed as an analgesics are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), anti-epileptics and anti-depressants. Most effective analgesic available to relieve severe intractable pain is opioid. Opioid is...

FDA Approved Opioid for Diabetic Neuropathy Pain

Diabetic neuropathy causes excruciating pain in feet and leg. Diabetic pain is characterized as neuropathic pain. Opioid was not advised for diabetic neuropathy pain in the past....

Hyperalgesia & Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia: Causes, Treatment

Is My Pain a Chronic Pain? If you have continuous pain for more than 6 months then you are suffering with chronic pain. What Are The...
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