Painkiller


Painkiller Codeine is Not Safe for Children, Pediatricians Warn

Painkiller Codeine is Not Safe for Children, Pediatricians Warn

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued a statement informing parents to stop giving their children any medication...

Sep 22 2016, 9:50pm CDT

Powerful Painkiller Fentanyl is Fueling Rise in Overdose Deaths

Powerful Painkiller Fentanyl is Fueling Rise in Overdose Deaths

Synthetic opioid fentanyl is linked to a large number of drug overdose deaths in multiple states...

Aug 28 2016, 8:31am CDT

PZM21 Could Enable Painkiller Without Addiction Risks

PZM21 Could Enable Painkiller Without Addiction Risks

An international team of researchers has developed an experimental new opioid drug that blocks pain without triggering the dan...

Aug 18 2016, 4:50am CDT

Prince Died of Opioid Painkiller Overdose

Prince Died of Opioid Painkiller Overdose

It is being said that “The Artist known as Prince” probably died from a drug overdose. The police are looking into the matter....

Jun 4 2016, 4:43am CDT

Common Painkiller Could Slow Cancer Growth

Common Painkiller Could Slow Cancer Growth

Scientists have found that one of the most widely prescribed pain and anti-inflammation drugs has potential to slow the growth...

May 26 2016, 2:00am CDT

Is Zohydro, The Super Potent New Opiate Painkiller, Just Too Dangerous?

Zohydro: Super Potent New Opiate Painkiller But Too Dangerous?

A new opiate painkiller with 5 to 10 times the power of Vicodin, set to hit the market in March, could trigger a disastrous spi...

Feb 28 2014, 4:26am CST

New painkiller 'Zohydro' raises more questions than answers

New painkiller 'Zohydro' raises more questions than answers

The Food and Drug Administration has been criticized for approving a new painkiller called Zohydro. The drug is considered to b...

Feb 27 2014, 9:57pm CST