Long-term Opioid Use

Long-Term Opioid Therapy Linked to Adverse Effects in Polyneuropathy

Long-Term Opioid Therapy Linked to Adverse Effects in Polyneuropathy

By

Long-term treatment with opioids is associated with more adverse outcomes in patients with polyneuropathy, including depression, overdose, and opioid dependence.

Discontinuing Opioids in Patients With, Without Substance Use Disorders

Discontinuing Opioids in Patients With, Without Substance Use Disorders

By

Most patients (85%) who discontinued long-term opioid use did so because of a clinician's, rather than a patient decision.

Sign Up for Free e-Newsletters