For Healthcare Professionals
Infographic: Chronic Pain, The Opioid Epidemic
Topical Pain Relief
Topical pain relievers (analgesics) are sprayed or rubbed into the skin over painful muscles or joints. They distract the mind from pain, block enzymes (cox-2), or decrease bodily substances (P) that pass pain signals to the brain.
Gabapentin Medication for Chronic Pain
Getting Preventative Medication for Migraines
Common NSAID Pain Killers and What They are Used For
Muscle relaxants are a group of medicines that can relax or reduce tension in muscles by targeting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, or the muscles directly.
Feeling the Stigma with the Opioid Crackdown
3 Tips Surviving the Opioid Crackdown
How Muscle Relaxants May Help Manage Chronic Pain Symptoms
A pain pump is surgically implanted device designed to deliver medication directly to the spinal cord reducing the dosage required for pain relief, and limiting the side effects of oral medication. Pain pumps interrupt pain signals to the brain and are used when oral medications and other...