|Why Using Painkillers To Treat Chronic Pain Could Totally Backfire|
They can even make pain worse, as seen in a phenomenon called hyperalgesia. Many veterans have experienced an increased tolerance to pain pills this firsthand. The Center for Investigative Reporting's articles about over-prescription of opioids for ...
Business Insider Australia - Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:52
|Zohydro: The FDA-Approved Prescription for Addiction|
Huffington Post - Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:03
|FDA Approves Prescription Painkiller Ten Times More Potent Than OxyContin|
Legal Examiner - Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:07
|Zohydro, The Latest Opioid Painkiller: How The FDA May Be Catalyzing Drug ...|
Medical Daily - Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:00
|Research and Markets: Hyperalgesia - Pipeline Review, H2 2013 Research ...|
'Hyperalgesia - Pipeline Review, H2 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline. This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Hyperalgesia, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage ...
Business Wire (press release) - Fri, 07 Feb 2014 00:26
|Broad Spectrum Protection Against Brain Aging|
Diabetic rats exhibiting pain resulting from normally non-painful stimuli, such as light touch (allodynia) and excessive sensitivity to minor painful stimuli (hyperalgesia) showed improvement in their symptoms following gastrodin administration.(61) In ...
ProHealth - Thu, 06 Mar 2014 23:52
|Researchers Close in on Causes of CRPS|
A second cluster of patients can be seen as having central sensitization, with normal temperature sensitivity but severe mechanical and thermal hyperalgesia. A third patient cluster may have inflammatory CRPS, with deep hyperalgesia and heat ...
Anesthesiology News - Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:03
|Tennessee: The Painkiller State|
After lengthy use of strong opioid medication, patients often crave higher doses and may become hypersensitive to pain from a residual condition known as hyperalgesia. Thus, a cycle is created, wherein the patient literally needs to continually ...
Guardian Liberty Voice - Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:37
|With drug overdoses rising, Fitzpatrick questions approval of 'highly ...|
Post-marketing studies, according to the FDA, will also “assess the known serious risks of misuse, abuse, increased sensitivity to pain (hyperalgesia), addiction, overdose, and death associated with long-term use beyond 12 weeks.” But that won't ...
The Intelligencer - Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:27
|Berginski: Anti-Zohydro crowd may be right|
He also wrote that opiates in the long term can lessen a patient's quality of life, and it could possibly make pain worse, a condition known as hyperalgesia. Several groups wanted the drug's approval revoked, including Phoenix House (a nonprofit drug ...
Pierce County Tribune - Sat, 01 Mar 2014 01:00
|The Condition Many Recovering Addicts And Alcoholics Don't Know About|
This emotional reactivity can be seen with people who abuse opiates, too, and it can be referred to as hyperalgesia. “When people are on pain meds for a long time, their tolerance for pain and discomfort goes down,” Hazelden's Lee says. This applies to ...
Huffington Post - Wed, 12 Feb 2014 09:32