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Prescription drug abuse is dangerous and can lead to addiction and overdose. Painkillers (opioids), CNS depressants, and stimulants are the most commonly abused prescription drugs. Check out the infographic.

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Low-dose naltrexone or LDN, a prescription drug classified as an opioid antagonist, blocks opioid receptors and helps activate your body's immune system.

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New Views on Opioid Equivalency- good to know since I am allergic to most/ all of the left side of this diagram. Here's to hoping I never get seriously injured!

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This infographic, courtesy of Addiction Rehab, provides comprehensive information on Naloxone, an Opioid antagonist used to reverse the effects of Opioid (i.e., morphine and heroin) overdosed.

This infographic, courtesy of Addiction Rehab, provides comprehensive information on Naloxone, an Opioid antagonist used to reverse the effects of Opioid (i.e., morphine and heroin) overdosed.

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We're not against the use of #opioids in certain cases, however we consider #cannabis should ALWAYS be the first option for #painmanagement

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When to Use Which Painkiller for Pain Relief| Are you baffled about when you should use which painkiller? Analgesic drugs like paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin all have a place in certain situations. Click through to find out when you should use each of them for pain relief!

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Gabapentin (Neurontin) is an anticonvulsant and analgesic drug. It was originally developed to treat epilepsy, and is currently also used to relieve neuropathic pain. It is recommended as a first line agent for the treatment of neuropathic pain arising from diabetic neuropathy, post-herpetic neuralgia, and central neuropathic pain. #Glogster #Gabapentin

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