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Analgesics

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Simple analgesics (non-opioid painkillers) information | myVMC

Simple analgesics or non-opioid painkillers, including paracetomol and NSAIDS, provide pain relief and reduce fever in headache and inflammatory conditions.

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Myths About Morphine

Morphine is an opioid analgesic that offers safe and effective relief of moderate to severe pain. There are many myths about morphine. These myths may affect peoples willingness to accept morphine for pain relief, and may affect the familys perceptions of why morphine is being prescribed.

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Managing period pain | NPS MedicineWise

Period pain is one of the most common health issues for women. Find out which pain relief medicine might be the most effective for you.

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Corticosteroids for Pain Relief | myVMC

Medical news information about orticosteroids for pain relief

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Actiq | myVMC

Actiq lozenges are used to treat breakthrough pain in cancer patients receiving opioid analgesics. They contain fentanyl citrate.

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Medicines for pain relief: what are the options? | NPS MedicineWise

Different kinds of pain need different medicines for relief. Find out which might be the most effective and suitable pain relief medicine for you.

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Pain relief ladder for cancer pain - myDr.com.au

The World Health Organization has developed a pain relief ladder as a guide to treating cancer pain.

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Dilaudid Oral Liquid - myDr.com.au

Dilaudid Oral Liquid - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Trust Analgesic Calmative Tablets - myDr.com.au

Trust Analgesic Calmative Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Chemists' Own Dolased Day/Night Pain Relief Tablets - myDr.com.au

Chemists' Own Dolased Day/Night Pain Relief Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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