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painkiller

n. liquor. (see also feeling no pain.) Pass that bottle of painkiller over here. My throat hurts.
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Young painkiller users don't even have to steal the drugs.
Take 200 mg with every painkiller you take from now on.
They're ordinary, and often highly respectable, people leading normal lives but for the grip of a little recognised dependency ( on over-the-counter painkillers.
Women know best - 39% of women carefully consider what painkiller to take compared to only 27% of men
20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council is calling on the Drug Enforcement Administration to require education and additional training for medical practitioners who prescribe opioid painkillers.
46 people die due to an overdose of prescription painkillers, according to a July study.
The study shows that Alabama prescribes 143 pain killers for every 100 people, making it the top most state to prescribe painkillers.
The increase in prescription painkiller overdoses among women in the past ten years cannot be linked to one specific cause, but there is a collection of ideas that are likely contributing to the problem.
The state is restricting access to a new class of narcotic painkillers that law enforcement and public health officials across the country fear could worsen drug abuse, officials announced Thursday.
If you find yourself reaching for an over the counter (OTC) painkiller regularly, it maybe time to limit yourself.
This puts the heart risks of generic NSAIDs on a par with a newer class of NSAIDs known as COX-2 inhibitors or coxibs, which includes Vioxx - a painkiller that US drugmaker Merck pulled from sale in 2004 because of links to heart risks.
ALMOST two in five painkiller users need medication just so they can go to work, a healthcare charity has said.
The research, out today, provides a snapshot of painkiller use across the UK, and shows long-term, daily use of strong or potentially addictive drugs to be commonplace.