Codeine and Tramadol are pain relievers. Just recently, the FDA stated that its not safe to give or prescribe these for kids.
Babies who are born with addictions to opioids are increasing and getting worse. This has already driven a national opioid epidemic due to the continued over-prescribing of pain medication to expecting mothers.
Patients with a history of nonfatal overdoses from prescription pain relievers continue to be prescribed opioids, a new study is reporting.