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What is the medicinal use of demerol (meperidine hydrochloride)?

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Dr. David Teicheira
Pain Management

In brief: Older pain med

It's a fact. There's something about it that gives a better comfort to those suffering with pain. Unfortunately, there is a toxic byproduct that keeps us from using it for chronic pain. Most ers have switched to Dilaudid and /or toradol.

In brief: Older pain med

It's a fact. There's something about it that gives a better comfort to those suffering with pain. Unfortunately, there is a toxic byproduct that keeps us from using it for chronic pain. Most ers have switched to Dilaudid and /or toradol.
Dr. David Teicheira
Dr. David Teicheira
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