In patients with concomitant fibromyalgia and PTSD, opioid therapy was shown to improve quality of life and help patients return to a greater sense of "normalcy."
Dr Cuevas-Trisan covered the evaluation and management of diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain during his presentation at PAINWeek 2017.
Early pain response to duloxetine predicts better outcomes in patients with chronic low back pain.
Researchers identified characteristics associated with pain improvement in patients with fibromyalgia who take antidepressant medications.
Serum concentration levels of several antidepressants were lower in cigarette smokers vs non-smokers.
Several classes of drugs reduce neuropathy-related pain better than placebo.
Symptoms of diabetic peripheral neuropathy include lower-extremity weakness, in addition to tingling, pain and burning.
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