The question is "Are Pain Drugs Recommended?"
The Good thing about pain drugs is the drug may cover the pain allowing needed rest when the pain is causing sleep loss.
The Bad thing about pain management through drugs is that they can be addictive, both psychologically and physically.
The Ugly thing about pain drugs is their long list of Side Effects in addition to causing addiction. Pain drug side effects include:
(Note: This list is by no means complete.)
- Loose Bowels
- New Aches and Pains
- Skin problems
- Reduced motor skills
- Change in Blood Pressure
- Stomach Upset (long term damage with some pain drugs)
- Kidney and Liver problems
Alternatives to pain drugs include: