Analgesic Sentence Examples
Radium is analgesic and bactericidal in its action.
In medicine antipyrine ("phenazonum") has been used as an analgesic and antipyretic. The dose is 5-20 grs., but on account of its depressant action on the heart, and the toxic effects to which it occasionally gives rise, it is now but little used.
Quinine has some analgesic power, and is a safe and often efficient drug in the treatment of neuralgia, even when the patient has not had malaria.
Salicylic acid and salicin (q.v.) share the properties common to the group of aromatic acids, which, as a group, are antiseptic without being toxic to man - a property practically unique; are unstable in the body; are antipyretic and analgesic; and diminish the excretion of urea by the kidneys.
The external uses of the drug are mainly analgesic. The liniment or plaster of belladonna will relieve many forms of local pain.Advertisement
Morphine is an analgesic and hypnotic, relieving pain and producing deep sleep. As contrasted with opium it differs in being less astringent and constipating.
Symptoms of low-grade fever, irritability, and soreness at the injection site following the MMR immunization can be relieved with an analgesic such as acetaminophen as recommended by the pediatrician.
No waiting for doctors if you have a central acting analgesic action of these M1 is used to treat or sedative hypnotics.
The concept of WHO analgesic ladder, obviously, needs to be modified in such pain emergencies.
Enkephalins have an analgesic effect and are thought to produce sedation, to affect mood and to stimulate motivation.Advertisement
Charlotte is currently not receiving any sedative or regular analgesic medication.
Analgesic rebound headache suggests the problem exists only with this class of drugs, which is not the case.
It can often be managed with sitz baths, stool softeners and analgesic ointment.
Both studies reported analgesic effects of CNS 5161 at doses that were well tolerated by the patients.
Herbalists have long believed that black cohosh has analgesic (pain relieving) properties as well as anti-inflammatory and anti spasmodic properties.Advertisement
According to WebMD, kava kava has analgesic properties and may be used to relieve muscle tension and spasms.
This analgesic compound of menthol, camphor and essential oils is manufactured in Singapore.
The Aztecs used passionflower as a sedative and analgesic.
Selection of an appropriate analgesic is based on consideration of the risk-benefit factors of each class of drugs, based on type of pain, severity of pain, and risk of adverse effects.
Because pain of these types is expected to be short term, the long-term side effects of analgesic therapy may routinely be ignored.Advertisement
Generally analgesics should not be dosed on an as-needed basis but should be administered often enough to assure constant blood levels of analgesic.
Acetaminophen is a non-narcotic analgesic with no anti-inflammatory properties.
The gentlest analgesic usually prescribed is paracetamol, given three times a day (62.5 mgm under 12 months; 125 mgm 1-4 years; 250 mgm 4-10 years; 500 mgm 10-14 years; and 1 gm 15 years upwards).
Pain in the feet or limbs is usually treated with a mild analgesic such as acetaminophen.
Antidepressants that have been shown to have analgesic (pain reducing) properties include amitriptyline (Elavil), trazodone (Desyrel), and imipramine (Tofranil).Advertisement
The best medicine for symptoms is simply an analgesic, such as acetaminophen or naproxen.
Acetylsalicylic acid-Aspirin; an analgesic, antipyretic, and antirheumatic drug prescribed to reduce fever and to relieve pain and inflammation.
However, dextromethorphan should not be used in combination with narcotic analgesics such as meperidine or codeine, since dextromethorphan will increase the side effects of the analgesic.
They act like a naturally analgesic, making you feel those pleasant sensations associated with exercise.
Jewelweed is a bright yellow and orange flower that acts as an analgesic.
Often it relieves vomiting, though in a few persons it may cause vomiting, but in far less degree than apomorphine, which is a powerful emetic. Opium has a more marked diaphoretic action than morphine, and is much less certain as a hypnotic and analgesic. There are a few therapeutic indications for the use of opium rather than morphine, but they are far less important than those which make the opposite demand.
Although the Lamaze method encourages women to give birth without medical interventions, it also allows women to make informed decisions if medical interventions or analgesic medications are needed during delivery.