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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Paris Jackson 'doing much better', says grandma Katherine Jackson Aug 27, 11:43 am
London, August 27 (ANI): Michael Jackson's mother Katherine Jackson has reportedly revealed that the King of Pop's daughter Paris Jackson, who is being treated in a special centre following her suicide attempt, is "doing much better".
Proven painkiller lowers blood sugar in type 2 diabetes Jul 3, 3:00 pm
Washington, July 3 (ANI): An aspirin-like anti-inflammatory drug may help patients with type 2 diabetes obtain better glycemic control when added to their regular drug regime, researchers found.
Common painkiller codeine a threat to kids under 12 Jun 23, 11:53 am
London, June 23 (ANI): A new research has found that the painkiller codeine is being linked to deaths and serious complications in children.
Wellington, June 16 (ANI): In a new twist to the doping controversy surrounding international sports, especially cycling, a New Zealand cyclist has admitted that he uses painkillers to aid his performance, adding that he knows of other riders who are doing the same.
Newly discovered compounds could lead to lower-risk painkillers Jun 11, 1:19 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Many people with cancer and other chronic health issues depend on painkillers such as morphine and Vicodin to relieve pain.
Prolonged use of painkillers could raise heart attack risk by 33pc May 30, 10:36 am
London, May 30 (ANI): A group of most commonly used drugs known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) can increase long-term users' heart-attack risk by more than a third, a study has shown.
Use of prescription painkillers for back pain linked to erectile dysfunction in men May 16, 11:02 am
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Regular intake of prescription painkillers, also known as opioids, is linked to a higher risk of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men, a new study has revealed.
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