People Taking Opioids For Chronic Pain May Find It Hard To Find A New Physician

People Taking Opioids For Chronic Pain May Find It Hard To Find A New Physician

October 3, 2022
Summary: Many people are living with chronic pain and need opioids to manage their condition. However, if, for some reason, they need to find a new physician, it becomes very difficult. People find it hard to find a physician who is ready to prescribe opioids…

Antidepressants Are Not Of Much Help In Back Pain And Osteoarthritis

Antidepressants Are Not Of Much Help In Back Pain And Osteoarthritis

September 26, 2022
Summary: The use of antidepressants for managing chronic pain issues like low back pain and osteoarthritis is increasing at an alarming rate. Even many clinical guidelines recommend their use. However, researchers say that evidence in favor of using these medications mostly comes from industry-sponsored trials.…