Pain Meds for Pets

Possible Alternative to Opioid Pain Relievers

In the medical field today one of the most common medications prescribed to help with pain relief is opioids. While opioids are extremely effective in blocking pain the patient feels, a downside is the high risk of addiction. According to The National Institution on Drug Abuse, more than 130 people in the US die of… Continue reading Possible Alternative to Opioid Pain Relievers

General Pet Information, Pain Meds for Pets

Pet Owners Find Challenges with New Opioid Law

Curbing Minnesota’s opioid crisis means owners of sick pets may need to make more trips to their pharmacies. At the beginning of August Minnesota put a new opioid law into effect. Certain aspects of the law have caused confusion and concern in the veterinary community. The new law puts a time limit on when opioid… Continue reading Pet Owners Find Challenges with New Opioid Law