NFL and pain: Fleeting glory, bodies past repair
Suppress the pain, stay available -- no matter ... from anti-inflammatories to sleeping pills to Toradol injections to painkilling narcotics. "That's one of the reasons there can be problems with prescription drugs," Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said.
The Price Of Pain
A Toradol ... "We called it DFW," he said. "Drug-Free Wednesday." Fujita says he has suffered dozens of injuries during his career, from cuts requiring stitches to broken fingers to separated shoulders and torn muscles. To manage the constant pain, he ...
Pain and pain management in NFL spawn a culture of prescription drug use and abuse
Worried about his livelihood, he made it on the football field each Sunday thanks to a syringe full of a drug called Toradol. “Painkillers are ... Medicine study found that of players who misuse pain medication, 63 percent said they obtained their ...
Justin Smith injury: Long term health and the potentially controversial use of Toradol
We take a look at Justin Smith's triceps injury, and what could happen long term if he decides to play through the pain. If Smith is able to go, it is clear he will not be 100%. There ... Toradol: Yeah, because the day of the game, guys take a thing called ...
What Is Medical Care Like on an NFL Sideline?
However, the oft-discussed anti-inflammatory drug Toradol is not frequently one of them. It is a powerful non-narcotic pain-reliever, but it does not come without risks—although neither does any medication ... in the event that there is a significant ...