The Price Of Pain
Drug addiction. The lawsuit claims that both Dent and McMahon became dependent on painkillers -- at one point, the latter man was taking as many as 100 Percocets per month. Then ... Take Toradol, which is usually used for post-operative pain relief.
Concern Raised Over Painkiller’s Use in Sports
No data are available on the use of the drug by ... Angels called Toradol “an in-clubhouse thing” and declined to say whether he had used it. Reliever Brad Lidge of the Washington Nationals said he had not used Toradol, but knew there were potential ...
Ketorolac Ophthalmic (Acular)
Ketorolac is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Ketorolac works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body ... the directions on your prescription label. Using the medication for longer than ...
The NFL's Secret Drug Problem
Legit pain needs legit medication ... drug-tested players for narcotics since 1989, "and the levels don't have to be excessive." The players I spoke to burst out laughing at Birch's comments, particularly in response to being tested. "Test for narcotics ...
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 ... the event that there is a significant injury or head injury, they will know who to turn to on each sideline to describe ...