Opioid medications are one solution for chronic pain relief. While there is concern over whether they are addictive, this apprehension has grown out of proportion to the actual risk and overshadows the benefits of opioids, which provide long-lasting relief with relatively harmless long-term side effects.
Methadone remains one of the most useful weapons in the arsenal against pain. Not only is this medication cheap like water, this medication has special powers that can help tame nerve pain like no other opioids on the market. Additionally, the sustained-release effect of methadone helps to prevent opioid-induced hyperalgesia. Those doctors who…