Translation of painkiller in Spanish:


analgésico, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpeɪnkɪlə//ˈpeɪnˌkɪlər/


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    analgésico masculine
    (para el dolor) calmante masculine
    • I pass a fine needle into that spinal fluid and deposit a combination of a local anaesthetic and a painkiller, morphine.
    • The pain of shingles may be relieved by painkillers such as paracetamol.
    • The knee may feel stiff and sore and painkillers may be needed to relieve the discomfort.
    • Over-the-counter painkiller or anti-inflammatory medicine such as Ibuprofen should reduce pain and swelling.
    • If the sunburn is severe, you may need painkillers such as paracetamol or antihistamines.
    • This discomfort can be relieved by taking painkillers that you would normally take for a headache.
    • The morphine and assortment of drugs and painkillers kept her in a dream state for quite a while.
    • This includes the use of antibiotics to fight infections and painkillers to deal with pain.
    • It may be necessary for you to take painkillers for about 24 hours to give the antibiotics time to work.
    • Until a year ago he was on a cocktail of drugs and painkillers and in constant agony.
    • She takes a range of drugs including painkillers and has gold injections at the hospital.
    • People with viral meningitis need to rest and take painkillers, such as paracetamol or ibuprofen.
    • As the anaesthetic wears off, there may be some abdominal pain, and painkillers may be required.
    • The anaesthetist will prescribe painkillers for the first few days after the operation.
    • You may have some minor pain and headache, which can be treated using simple painkillers.
    • For moderate pain, painkillers such as paracetamol may help to provide relief.
    • The jaw may feel stiff and sore, but painkillers will help to relieve discomfort.
    • Codeine is a good painkiller but, like any medicine, it is not free from side-effects.
    • One of the first things that is often done by doctors is to give you a simple painkiller like paracetamol.
    • The specialist may prescribe stronger painkillers or other medication to help relieve the pain.