Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD, Health Pro

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Specialist in Pain Management and Spine Rehabilitation

Pain Medications that Can Cause Mood Instability

Chronic pain can make you irritable, depressed and anxious. But did you know that some medications commonly used to treat pain can cause mood instability too? In fact, the mood instability can become so intense that a person experiencing this may start to contemplate suicide as an option. Yes, chronic pain can cause suicidal thoughts,... Read moreChevron

posted 10/12/2014, comments (0)|
Mariepi

Mariepi, Community Member

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The war on drug and the war on PAIN !

I am tired and feed up to see every day in newspapers and online that the rate of suicide by opiates and prescription drugs are higher and higher.
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Dr. Charles Wilcox

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Managing Chronic Pain with Over-the-Counter Medicine: What You Need to Know

by Charles Melbern Wilcox, MD

 

I recently treated a patient in her 30’s who suffered from chronic headaches, but also had developed a history of ulcers due to her excessive use of over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). The patient’s headaches were never completely controlled, and even... Read moreChevron

posted 10/02/2014, comments (0)|
ACJC

ACJC, Community Member

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Long term now advanced secondary multiple sclerosis.

Last stage of high level chronic pain from spine broken by illegal druggy; spine mangled with all those nameable conditions; spine twisted, bent top of cervical to bottom of sacral.

Take only nerve ablation shots allowed in one area at a time and only so with insurance... Read moreChevron

posted 09/26/2014, comments (0)|

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