About Adrian Blotner

Adrian Blotner has written 3 articles so far, you can find them below.

The Best Non-Narcotic Pain Meds For Addicts In Recovery

Pain is among the primary reasons why many people seek medication across the globe. With the on-going prescription opioid epidemic in the United States, it is imperative for public health to educate and inform what the potential options of non-opiate pain killers and medications are, especially for those suffering from addiction.   Before getting into

Recognizing Opiate Addiction and Referring To Treatment Presented by Adrian Blotner, MD, FAPA (June 2018)

By Adrian Blotner Adrian Blotner Published: June 14, 2018 Updated: November 8, 2019   Course Summary   The Opiate Epidemic has become one of the most prominent public health challenges of our time, as one of the leading causes of suffering, impairment, and fatalities in the United States. Opiate Use Disorder (“addiction”) is recognized as

How To Manage Pain In Addicted Patients Without Habit Forming Drugs

By Adrian Blotner Adrian Blotner Published: January 17, 2017 Updated: November 8, 2019 Chronic pain conditions impact the lives of an estimated 50 million individuals in the United States today. A significant number of individuals requiring addiction treatment suffer from chronic pain conditions, presenting a particular challenge for these individuals as well as the addiction