The strongest narcotic pain medications prescribed by doctors are opioids. The drugs bind to opioid receptors in the brain, spinal cord and other areas, reducing the transmission of pain signals to the brain, explains We... More »

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The strongest narcotic painkiller is fentanyl, which is approximately 70 to 100 times stronger than morphine when given intravenously, states RxList. This medication may be used for the treatment of severe pain associate... More »

Codeine, fentanyl, morphine, oxycodone and tramadol are narcotic pain medications. Vicodin, Demerol and Dilaudid are also pain medications, according to MedlinePlus. Narcotics work by binding to brain receptors, therefor... More »

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Some commonly prescribed RX pain medications are opioids such as oxycodone, morphine, hydrocodone and fentanyl, says RxList. Others are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, or NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, naproxen,... More »

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Codeine, fentanyl, morphine, oxycodone and tramadol are narcotic pain medications. Vicodin, Demerol and Dilaudid are also pain medications, according to MedlinePlus. Narcotics work by binding to brain receptors, therefor... More »

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Some common narcotic pain medications include codeine, hydrocodone, mepiridine, morphine and oxycodone, notes MedlinePlus. Other narcotic pain medicines include fentanyl, hydromorphone and tramadol. Doctors recommend the... More »

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IV sedation, sometimes called conscious sedation, is a group of medications that doctors administer through a vein to block pain and help a patient relax during medical procedures, notes MedlinePlus. IV sedation usually ... More »

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