Which medications in the drug class Opioids are used in the treatment of Mechanical Low Back Pain?

Updated: Mar 06, 2018
  • Author: Everett C Hills, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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Answer

Opioids

Useful only for extremely severe pain. Can be administered by injection.

Oxycodone (OxyContin)

Indicated for relief of moderate to severe pain.


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