WTF Fun Fact – Placebo Painkiller

A recent study on the painkiller Maxalt and migraines found the placebo effect accounted for nearly 60% of the painkillers’ effectiveness. – WTF Fun Facts

Source:  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/10/opinion/sunday/a-placebo-treatment-for-pain.html

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2 thoughts on “WTF Fun Fact – Placebo Painkiller”

  1. Maybe they should sell the placebo as a pain reliever for migraines. Who knows maybe whatever wad in the placebo worked on migraines

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