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Sanofi withdraws painkiller Combiflam from Indian market  May 12, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): The local unit of French drug maker Sanofi on Thursday decided to withdraw the painkiller Combiflam in batches from India after the country's drugs regulator found the lot was substandard.
Over-dose of painkillers might have killed Prince  Apr 25, 10:37 am
London, April 25 (ANI): Seems like powerful painkillers have been one of the reasons behind pop-icon Prince's death, according to the revelation by his long-time drug dealer, known as Doctor D.
Common painkiller making us overlook mistakes  Apr 10, 1:13 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 10 (ANI): You may want to rethink popping that pill for pain as a new study has suggested that a popular over-the-counter painkiller may hinder the brain's error-detection process.
Mindful meditation beats chronic back pain sans painkillers  Mar 23, 11:02 am
Washington D.C, Mar 23 (ANI): Could the practice of mindfulness meditation provide drug-free chronic low back pain relief? A new study says yes.
Paracetamol `ineffective` in relieving arthritis pain  Mar 18, 9:52 am
Washington D.C, Mar 18 (ANI): If you have arthritis, a new study suggests there's no point in taking paracetamol, the active ingredient in a large number of over-the-counter painkillers.
Turns out, common painkillers can risk your heart  Mar 18, 8:11 am
Washington D.C, Mar 18 (ANI): Common painkillers or Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which are used to alleviate fever symptoms and reduce pain, have more side effects than previously believed, as per a new study.
Using antidepressants and painkillers together can cause bleeding   Jul 15, 2:44 pm
Washington DC, July 15 (ANI): Combining the use of antidepressants and common painkillers can lead to increased risk of bleeding soon after starting treatment, new study has claimed.
Your pain killer may kill your joy as well  Apr 14, 10:50 am
Washington, April 14 (ANI): If you are a frequent user of painkiller's, you may want to lower the use, as a new study has found that the commonly used pain reliever, acetaminophen, reduces both pain and pleasure.
Popping opioid painkillers in excess may 'intensify' depression  Feb 22, 11:10 am
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study has identified the association between an increase in use of opioid medicines to manage chronic pain and an increase in depression.
Childbearing women on painkillers face double risk of birth defects   Jan 23, 2:09 pm
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): Woman of childbearing age, who use doctor prescribed painkillers, face two times risk of serious birth defects in babies.
52 new drugs under price control mechanism  Dec 13, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): In order to keep a check on the prices of the essential medicines, the government has brought 52 new drugs under its price control mechanism including some commonly used painkillers and antibiotics, and also those useful in treatment of cancer and skin diseases.
Opioid painkillers carry high risk of addiction, even death  Sep 30, 4:18 pm
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): A new research has revealed that opioid painkillers carry higher risk of death, overdose, addiction or serious side effects than benefits in chronic, non-cancer conditions like headache, fibromyalgia and chronic low back pain.
Scientists get closer to create painkillers from yeast instead of poppies  Aug 25, 1:43 pm
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Scientists have come closer in creating palliative medicines using yeast cells instead of poppy plants.
Paul Gascoigne had dental surgery without anesthesia  Jul 17, 2:21 pm
London, July 17 (ANI): Paul Gascoigne recently had a dental surgery without the use of any anesthesia as he was afraid that he would get hooked on pain-killing drugs.
New painkiller pill set to kill people as soon as it hits shelves!  Mar 1, 11:23 am
Washington, Mar 1(ANI): A new FDA-approved painkiller isn't set to hit pharmacy shelves until next month, but critics are already warning that popping just two pills could be lethal.
Popping painkillers for flu fever could do more harm than good  Jan 22, 1:02 pm
London, Jan. 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that popping a pill to suppress your flu fever could make flu season worse for everybody, as an analysis has shown that they taken at current levels to treat fevers could cause 2000 flu deaths each year in the US alone.
'Poppy' family plant may hold key to relieving arthritis pain  Jan 4, 11:34 am
London, January 4 (ANI): A new pill made from natural painkillers may help relieve arthritis pain.
Australian scorpion venom could be potential painkiller  Dec 24, 1:13 pm
Sydney, Dec 24 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that unique compounds present in the venom of Australian scorpions have the ability to alleviate pain and therefore can be used in pain management drugs.
Nigella Lawson's ex-PA accuses her of taking drugs to write cookbooks  Dec 18, 2:47 pm
Melbourne, Dec 18 (ANI): Nigella Lawson's former personal assistant has claimed that the celebrity cook took drugs, including liquid painkillers and cocaine, to stay up all night to write her cookbooks.
Scientists drop 2000 mice by parachute in Guam to kill snakes  Dec 4, 3:50 pm
Washington, December 4(ANI): Scientists have dropped 2000 mice by parachutes pumped with painkillers in US territory of Guam to eradicate brown tree snake, which have caused losses worth millions of dollars in wildlife.
Gibson says Windies team 'has played enough cricket' to excel in Kiwi tour  Dec 2, 10:51 am
Wellington, Dec 2 (ANI): West Indies cricket coach Ottis Gibson has said that the easy thing for his team would be to sit back and blame that they have not had much preparation ahead of the New Zealand series but they have played a lot of cricket.
Long-term use of painkillers can led to depression  Nov 1, 1:32 pm
Washington, Nov. 1 (ANI): Researchers have found that people who have been using pain-relieving medications, like Opioid analgesics, for a longtime are at higher risk of developing depression.
Justin Timberlake 'chomped painkillers' to get through VMA rehearsals  Sep 27, 3:23 pm
London, Sept 27 (ANI): Justin Timberlake has admitted that he had to chomp painkillers for his MTV VMAs performance.
Our bodies produce natural painkillers  Sep 20, 9:20 am
Washington, Sept. 20 (ANI): Researchers have uncovered groundbreaking new information about how the body responds to traumatic injury.
Overuse of painkillers leads to more headaches  Aug 28, 2:28 pm
London, Aug 28 (ANI): Health experts have warned that taking too many painkillers and other treatments for migraine attacks can lead to more headaches.