Diabetes Basics

Does Pain-Killer Help Diabeties Patients


Diabeties is a problem associated with many. It is very important for a patient to take care of himself in order to live a healthy life. It is the name of a group of disorders of the human body wherein the body produces enough insulin to regulate the breakdown of the blood sugar in the human body. It is normally categorized in two main and one subcategory– Type I, Type II diabeties and Gestational diabeties.

There are many perceptions about pain-killers helping diabetics deal with their illness in a better manner. But, pain-killers don't cure diabeties. They only help in removing the painful symptoms and complications which occur with diabeties. Some of the symptoms and complications that these pain-killers reduce are: foot arthritis and heart complications. They even reduce the pain experienced by repeated injections of insulin in the kids suffering from type I and II diabeties.

Overall, pain-killers are only to be taken against the prescription by a doctor as they don't cure the disease but only the symptoms and can prove harmful if taken in large quantities. So, before you plan to swallow down that pain killer, consult your doctor and let him advice the best for you.