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News tag: pain killer


Using morphine after tonsillectomy in children should be avoided

27 Jan, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Using morphine for children when they undergo surgeries is a very risky decision, as ibuprofen is as safe as morphine and much more suited for children, a new study finds. The study will likely change how doctors treat the pain following childhood surgeries for kids, as the use of morphine…


Delivery rooms may offer novel pain killer option

23 Jan, 2015 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
A Minnesota birthing center is offering a new pain killer option for moms in labor, but instead of another drug, the center uses laughing gas. Laughing gas is getting reintroduced in the U.S. as a self-administered pain control for labor pains, and expecting mothers have mentioned some of the benefits…