World Day Against Pain occurs on October 14, 2019. Migraine, Operative Pain, Fibromyalgia, Lower Back Pain, Chronic Pain … Pain is shaped differently, which makes treatment sometimes difficult. What are the different types of pain and new drug directions?
More than 12 million French people sufferchronic, according to the French Society for the Study and Treatment of Pain (SFETD). The pain remains a complex multifactorial phenomenon, with very varied expressions from one patient to another, which makes it difficult to treat. Therefore, chronic pain is related to many things as . , that , that or .
But in many patients,as , that and still ineffective. Not to mention that this drug is harmless to take in large doses: and aspirin significantly increase the risk of bleeding. They can even attend .
Level 2 painkillers (and others ) in turn criticism in the last few months. In the United States, opioid use has caused more than 300,000 overdose deaths since 2000. Since 2017 in France, drugs containing codeine have only been prescribed because they are responsible for addiction. .
Progress in understanding pain
In recent years, researchers have discovered new mechanisms that underlie pain. In August 2019,found under the skin. In . has been identified as a cause of chronic pain. Researchers at Stanford University found in the amygdala, a pair of nuclei at the base of the brain, which associates unpleasant sensations with pain signals. In this who can get involved.
What opened up a new avenue for pain treatment. A 2016 study has shown thatbarely set release in the brain, which reduces pain. Targeting these neurons appropriately will limit the side effects of treatment . In migraine, Targeting a neuropeptide called CGRP has recently been clinically tested and proven effective … But only in women.
More amazingly, new painkillers can also come from …or . Not to mention alternative approaches, like , that , Sophrology, or behavior. According to a study by the University of Münster, even !