Cancer patients have got 10 times more pain than the normal people. They can’t be provided with normal analgesic such paracetamol, ibufrin, diclo, etc. cancer patients are usually provided with opiods or benzodiazepenes family member which also helps to relax their brain and also can sleep for some time. Pain killers does not completely vanish the pain. It does just increases the threshold of the body.
Cancer patients are opiate pain killers such as xanax, morpline, hydromorphone, oxycodone, tramadol, etc. there are also generic medicines available. These medicines blocks the nerves of brain and make the person relaxes. Even patient feels sleepy and get rid of pain for some time. These medicines are usually used for depression, anxiety, panic disorders, etc. but works good for cancer patients as pain relief.
These drugs have been classified as schedule IV drug by FDA in USA. Cancer patients not everyone has got pain but some have got pain and which can be very painful. There are different forms of pain. It cab be dull, achy, sharp or burning. It can be constant, intermittent, mild, moderate or severe. How much patient has got it depends on number of factor, what type of cancer? Which body part is affected due to cancer. Doctor must know all the factors of the patient, how long patient have got the diseases and what level of the cancer is?
Doctor must know all the history of patient and the tolerance level of patient than only should prescribed medicines. Patient must follow the prescription in religious way. Get proper medicines in proper dosage and time to time. Cancer patients must be very careful of all factors. They should follow it properly. The side effects this drugs are very severe. Overdose of the drug should be avoided. People without doctors cancer should not increase the dose. Even generic medicines of these drugs can be helpful such as Onax, GG249, Fentanyl, etc. but even these should be taken with doctor’s concern.
Even sometimes doctor prescribe them along with other pain medicines for severe pain. These includes non-steroidal, anti-inflammatories (NSAIDS) such as acetaminophen, advil, motrin, etc. people must be careful and fake medicines with doctors guide.