When are opioids appropriate?

November 3, 2017

When are opioids appropriate?

Maybe one in 9 people – or 15 percent of the people using opioids -- do well long-term because of their pain issue, says Dr. David Tauben, head of the Center for Pain Relief at UW Medicine.

Tauben explains what opioids are meant for and why they could be making pain worse. Access this downloadable video segment.


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