Oxycontin And Back Pain

March 11th, 2013 Posted in Medication

  Oxycontin is a narcotic painkiller recommended for pain, which has been found to have mixed results. Although many have been benefitted by using this drug in relieving long-term back issues, some had fallen prey to it by inhibiting addiction resulting in death because of overdose. Oxycontin and back pain are correlated in both beneficial and harmful ways. While it may help in reducing chronic back soreness substantially, the addiction  Read more...






Drugs Not Giving Back Pain Relief For War Veterans

October 15th, 2012 Posted in Medication

Back Pain Relief Drug Overdose Kills Man   War veterans suffering from a herniated disc have found little relief in taking drugs, and there have been cases when a returning veteran has had to go as far as taking heroin to overcome the pain caused by a degenerated spinal disc. It is evident that drugs are not giving back pain relief for war veterans from studying the cases where drugs have failed to provide any relief to  Read more...






Back Pain Relief Medicine

September 27th, 2012 Posted in Medication

  Over-the-counter back pain relief medicine is widely available. However, these medicines are not very effective in providing back pain relief in the long term. That is why a doctor may prescribe a patient with combined over-the-counter and prescribed medication. This way, the patient may get relief more quickly and the effects of the medicine may last longer than only administering over-the-counter medicines. A patient should check with their doctor  Read more...






Back Pain Relief Pills

September 24th, 2012 Posted in Medication

  There are various over-the-counter medicines for relieving back pain temporarily. Attention should be paid to how the patient is coping with the pain to make sure that they recover as soon as possible. If the back pain persists for a long period of time, whether it is acute or chronic, it may result in the patient suffering from depression. As the pain prevents the patient from being able to  Read more...






Upper Back Pain Relief

September 24th, 2012 Posted in Treatment

  There are different kinds of medication which can be used for upper back pain relief. However, even though a particular treatment may work for one person, you may be surprised to find out that the same treatment may not work for you. The treatment offered by medical practitioners will depend on various factors. The first factor is the intensity of the pain that you are suffering from. Secondly, he  Read more...






Back Pain Treatment

September 15th, 2012 Posted in Treatment

  There are many kinds of back pain treatment available to patients. The pain can often vary in intensity and type. That is why the treatment can vary from patient to patient. If the pain is only minimal it often goes away on its own with no treatment at all. But if you want to get some temporary relief, then you can take over-the-counter medication like paracetamol, ibuprofen or similar  Read more...






Back Pain From Arthritis

August 7th, 2012 Posted in Prevention

  Musculoskeletal disorders can occur suddenly and develop into chronic problems resulting in impairment and disability. The problems increase with age. Back pain from Arthritis is caused by musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, gout, fibromyalgia, and chronic back pain. While osteoarthritis is associated with pain in the knees, hips, hands, and causes swelling and stiffness of the joints, the joints are not affected in the same way  Read more...






Muscle Strengthening For Back Pain

August 5th, 2012 Posted in Exercises

  Building back muscles to strengthen them is very important not only for preventing back pain, but also to keep away from a host of back problems. Strong back muscles help to keep the back bones from being damaged due to any impact by forming a protective padding. Stretching exercises help in building the back muscles, which prevents pain in the lower back and neck, which are most common forms  Read more...






Methadone For Back Pain Relief?

August 1st, 2012 Posted in Medication

  It is an alarming situation where doctors are prescribing Methadone as a pain killing drug for treatment of pain, resulting in nearly one third of the deaths due to administering painkilling drugs. If the question is asked whether Methadone for back pain relief is risky, it can be unanimously suggested that it can turn into a killer instead of a pain killer. The reasons forwarded by doctors define that  Read more...






Back Pain Relief Elusive For Most Patients

July 12th, 2012 Posted in pain relief

  There has been a significant increase in the number of Americans who suffer from back pain. Back pain is also a major reason for absence of employees, which is a big concern to employers. More people are spending their money trying to find the most effective treatment in order to cure their back pain. However, research shows that most people are wasting their money and not finding effective relief  Read more...







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