Opioids have not been shown to have a true change in the quality of life of patients, long term. Since they can produce a temporary improvement, they tend to get abused. A lot of people hooked and then they’re taking these medications and they can’t get off because they’re addicted. If they get off things get worse, and then they get into this vicious cycle that in the end doesn’t help them. – Yeah, it’s a vicious cycle. So we try to keep them away from that. Call us for more information.