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Pain Medications Topic Guide

Pain Medications Pain Medications: The effects of pain medication are different for each person. Pain also varies in tolerance as well from person to person. There are several different pain medications such as NSAIDS, acetaminophen, and narcotics. The most commonly prescribed narcotics are Narcotic pain medications can lead to physical addiction. Symptoms of physical addiction to narcotics include
  • flu-like symptoms,
  • nausea,
  • vomiting,
  • diarrhea,
  • bone aches,
  • feeling like you are "crawling out of your skin,"
  • goose bumps,
  • chills,
  • tremor, and
  • difficulty sleeping.
These symptoms are all medical concerns and should be treated medically.

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ibuprofen and oxycodone Ibuprofen And Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug (NSAID). This medicine...learn more »

acetaminophen and tramadol Acetaminophen And Tramadol

Tramadol is an pain medicine similar to an opioid (sometimes called, a narcotic). Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of...learn more »

tramadol Tramadol

Tramadol is an pain medicine similar to an opioid (sometimes called, a narcotic).

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acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine Acetaminophen, Aspirin, And Caffeine

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer...learn more »

aspirin and oxycodone Aspirin And Oxycodone

Aspirin and oxycodone is a combination opioid medicine that is used to relieve moderate to severe pain...learn more »

acetaminophen and oxycodone Acetaminophen And Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of oxycodone./...learn more »

acetaminophen and hydrocodone Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone

Hydrocodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of hydrocodon...learn more »

acetaminophen, butalbital, caffeine, and codeine Acetaminophen, Butalbital, Caffeine, And Codeine

Codeine is an opioid pain medication (sometimes called a narcotic). Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever. Butalbital is a barb...learn more »

acetaminophen and codeine Acetaminophen And Codeine

Codeine is an opioid pain medication. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of codeine...learn more »

acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan, Doxylamine, And Pseudoephedrine

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and fever reducer...learn more »

oxymorphone Oxymorphone

Oxymorphone is an opioid medication used to treat moderate to severe pain.

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oxytocin Oxytocin

Oxytocin is a natural hormone that causes the uterus to contract...learn more »

oxycodone Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication used to treat moderate to severe pain.

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morphine Morphine

Morphine is an opioid medication used to treat moderate to severe pain. Short-acting morphine is taken as needed for pain.

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acetaminophen (oral/rectal) Acetaminophen (oral/rectal)

There are many brands and forms of acetaminophen available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet...learn more »