When you’re in extreme pain, you’ll do anything to make it stop. A doctor tells you that one pill can temporarily put an end to your pain, and it seems like a no-brainer.
Prescription painkillers seem harmless enough. After all, most of us have taken them at one point or another.
However, there are some dangers that come with taking prescription painkillers with addiction being at the top of the list.
Many painkillers fall into the opioid category, which means they are narcotics.