ClinicalPainAdvisor

Clinical Pain Advisor

First-in-Class Chronic Pain Drug Candidate Fast Tracked

Tanezumab is a NGF inhibitor and is a first-in-class agent to receive Fast Track approval.

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: Diagnosis, Clinical Management

April 10, 2017This article originally appeared here. Share this content: The thoracic outlet is defined by an area through which the subclavian vein, subclavian artery, and...

Abuse-Deterrent Extended-Release Morphine Sulfate Launched for Chronic Pain

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Opioids for Chronic Pain: New VA/DoD Clinical Guideline

April 05, 2017This article originally appeared here. Share this content: The evidence-based recommendations were developed by the Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain Work Group. A new clinical...

Narcotic Analgesic Formulations

OPIOID AGONIST fentanyl Abstral sublingual tabs 100mcg, 200mcg, 300mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg See entry Actiq units for transmucosal administration 200mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg, 1200mcg, 1600mcg See entry Duragesic transdermal system 12mcg/hr, 25mcg/hr, 50mcg/hr, 75mcg/hr, 100mcg/hr 72hrs Fentora buccal tabs 100mcg,...

A Link Between Altered Reward Processing and Later Pain Complaints?

March 02, 2017 Share this content: OPRM1 receptors were identified as possible effectors of genetic alterations in pain processing. Reward feedback responses in the brain may be...

Viewing Photographs Reduces Pain Ratings in Patients With Chronic Pain

February 22, 2017 Share this content: Study participants rated their pain intensity, valence, and degree of arousal associated with viewing the pictures. New findings reported in the...

Resources for Managing Patients With Chronic Pain

February 15, 2017 Share this content: Clinical Pain Advisor interviewed Penney Cowan of the ACPA to learn more about the importance of the toolkit for HCPs. The...

Customized CBT for HCV Patients Reduces Pain and Substance Use

February 08, 2017 Share this content: Certain pain medications may not be appropriate in some patients with HCV. Findings reported in Pain Medicine show that a targeted...

Abuse-Deterrant Opioids

buprenor- phine HCl + naloxone Suboxone sublingual film Naloxone, a potent opioid antagonist is the deterrent component of Suboxone that is not sublingually absorbed and has...