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Treating Pain With Opioids

Campaign Series: Best Buy Drugs: Fact Sheets
Medical Category: Drugs
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: National Center for Farmworker Health
Format: PDF
Most recent update: 01/01/2022
When it comes to treating a person with chronic pain that will last for a long period of time like in cases of osteoarthritis or fibromyalgia, then it can become difficult for doctors to decide whether or not to use opioids.