Pain management is the branch of medical science which deals with various drugs and methods of managing pain in human beings. This branch of medicine includes the cooperative work of the medical practitioners, clinical psychologists, physiotherapists along with the occupational therapists and nurse practitioners. The pain is the effect of the trauma or pathological problem. Hence it is seen that once the underlying cause is resolved, the pain decreases and diminishes automatically. It is resolved through several analgesic and anxiolytic drugs. This set of drug includes not only oral pills, but injections and topical creams.
Popular Pain Management Drugs
Durolane is a popular single injection treatment, for healing pain of knee and hip osteoarthritis, which is directly injected into the knees.
Euflexxa is an injection of the hyaluronic acid, used for treating the mild to moderate osteoporosis, which is directly injected into the knee.
Hyalgen is an injection containing sodium hyaluronate and is used to inject in the knee joint directly as it helps to lubricate the joints.
Neovisc is a 1.0% concentrated solution of highly purified sodium hyaluronate used for viscosupplement therapy.