Examples of painkiller in a Sentence
I took some over-the-counter painkillers for my headache.
a lot of painkillers have turned out to be addictive substances for patients
Recent Examples of painkiller from the Web
Statistics released earlier this month show a spike in the number of deaths in the county linked to heroin and powerful painkillers in the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2016.
The number of people filling painkiller prescriptions in the six months after treatment for an opioid overdose declined by about 10 percent, according to a study of Pennsylvania Medicaid records published Tuesday.
Three Ohio counties also filed suits in state court earlier this month alleging McKesson Corp. and Cardinal Health Inc. failed to properly regulate deliveries of opioid painkillers and ignored red flags about large orders.
Because as Aly points out, as well as over-the-counter painkillers, there are other things that might be able to help – from anti-migraine medication to hormonal interventions such as the pill.
Evidence has grown that pharma companies helped fuel the nation’s addiction and overdose crisis with sales of powerful painkillers, prompting calls for an overhaul.
According to WebMD, discomfort when rolling over in bed while pregnant could be round ligament pain, which is treatable with painkillers, exercise, heating pads, and avoidance of sudden movements.
Among the paraphernalia were pink baggies later tested and proved positive for heroin and the powerful painkiller fentanyl.
Dr. Raymond Sackler, a pioneer in psychopharmacology, a medicinal products entrepreneur and a leading philanthropist whose family made a fortune from the opioid painkiller OxyContin, died on Monday in Greenwich, Conn.
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