buprenorphine for chronic pain management

Can Pain be Treated with Buprenorphine for Chronic Pain Management?

A common procedure for those looking to treat pain with an opioid dependence is administering buprenorphine for chronic pain management. Both types of pain — acute and chronic — is an issue that affects many types of patients in primary care. Physicians who can prescribe buprenorphine find that patients will normally approach them for its use in chronic pain management. …

Approved Medication and Treatment for Opioid-Induced Symptoms

Medications for pain, called opioids, are normally prescribed following an intensive surgery (especially for pain or cancer-related problems). However, frequent uses can sometimes lead to opioid-induced constipation (OIC). This common side effect can happen to anyone, and the different treatment options for it will vary from person to person. Treating for OIC may be as simple as changing lifestyle factors, …

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Things to Know About Opioid Overdose with Vicodin, OxyContin and More

Painkiller addiction that leads to opioid overdose is a rapidly growing problem in the US. In fact, the widespread abuse of opioid dependence has reached epidemic proportions; many influential governmental players and treatment professionals alike are now actively working to find ways to end addiction to these powerful drugs, starting by raising awareness of their dangers and, furthermore, by judiciously …

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Is Baldness Linked to Testosterone Replacement Therapy?

A common question that men ask us our clinic is, “is baldness linked to testosterone replacement therapy?” Yes, and no. In this article we will tell you why testosterone replacement therapy does not cause baldness, but is “linked” to the common symptoms. Who Linked Baldness and Testosterone? Going as far back as the ancient Greeks, people thought that baldness was …

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5 Simple Practices on Handling Stress and Anxiety

For those that spend their holidays with family and/or friends, it is common to feel joy this time of year…but for some they are looking for ways on how to handle the holiday stress. Frequently referred to as “the most wonderful time of the year,” there are many things that is appreciated about the season. Whether it is the time …

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What are Hot Flashes in Men?

Are you trying to find what are hot flashes in men and how they can be treated? We are here to make the process easier by showing the causes, symptoms, and treatments for hot flashes in men! If you deal with this rare condition, then don’t hesitate and understand what it causes right away.   What are Hot Flashes in …