What Are The Strongest Painkillers


There are different types of Strongest painkillers that you can use. When you are taking medicine for the pain, it depends on which type of pain you have. Some simple and common painkillers can be taken for pain like paracetamol and mostly doctor prescribe that medicine. But If you have not seen any benefit for this medicine then doctor prescribe strong painkillers or medication that is also called opioids. There are two types of pain weak opioids, strong opioids. Here are some strong painkillers like paracetamol, aspirin,

Paracetamol is a common kind of painkiller. It uses for a headache and non-nerve pain. It is effective for mild to moderate pain. Paracetamol can be used up to four times a day for adults, and it is safe. But overdoses of paracetamol can cause serious side effects.

Paracetamol tablets

Ibuprofen is called non-steroidal and anti-inflammatory drugs. They are effective for moderate pain. Never these medicines for long periods of time. This medicine is not safe for those people who are suffering from stomach disease, asthma, kidney and heart problems. Therefore, if need to use this medicine more than one week than consult your doctor first.

Strongest Painkillers

Aspirin uses for a headache, toothache and periods pain. Most important about Aspirin is that it should never be given children which under the age of 16.

Codeine considers an opioid agent. It does not work well on its own. When codeine combines with paracetamol in a single pill, it works better. It is a weak opioid. These medicines children which under the age of 12. Codeine painkillers can cause dependency. Dependency means when you stop taking them you feel unwell for a short period.
Amitriptyline and Gabapentin, Amitriptyline uses for depression and Gabapentin drug uses for epilepsy. But these drugs are also used for pain relief like nerve pain and shingles etc. These both have prescribed by a specialist. Their side effects are drowsiness and dizziness.

Morphine and other similar drugs like oxycodone, fentanyl and buprenorphine are the strongest painkillers or called strong opioids. They only prescribe after consultation with your pain specialist. They use in severe pain. But Always medicine should be used by doctor consultant. Because sometimes you uses strong painkillers for an immediate reaction but you have a severe reaction in later strongest painkillers always should be used in severe types of pain like when you had an operation or have been injured in car accident. One more reason for avoiding strongest painkillers is that when you use strongest painkillers for a long time, then less potency medicine or weak painkillers does not work on your body.


Don’t try an experiment on yourself and others always consult your doctor because our body organs too much sensitive and once you take wrong medicine, your body parts may get badly damage. You can use weak medicine for a headache etc. But always be careful. You can not get strong opioids from a pharmacy. Doctor prescribe these medicine in a certain way then you can get this from a pharmacy. These medicines referred as,” controlled drugs” because they store in a cupboard in pharmacy.