Obesity may contribute to incident long-term prescription opioid use due to underlying pain conditions.
Combating the opioid epidemic is a popular cause, and many organizations, government entities, and health care groups have responded.
Advil Dual Action, an ibuprofen and acetaminophen fixed-dose combination, has been approved as an OTC product for pain relief.
Special consideration for pain management in patients with cancer.
Patients with chronic pain using medical cannabis reported less nighttime awakenings initially, but tolerance may build with frequent use.
A new CDC report found that benzodiazepines were prescribed at 27 annual physician visits per 100 adults from 2014 to 2016.
A preemptive pain management program involving OTC medications can help reduce the need for opioid prescriptions following certain surgeries.
The FDA Committees voted against recommending approval of Nektar Therapeutics' oxycodegol.
The opioid crisis continues to be one of the worst public health crises that the United States has ever seen.
Practical tips to help keep patients safe.