Breakthrough Pain

Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Mixture as Adjunct to Morphine May Provide Relief From Breakthrough Cancer Pain

Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Mixture as Adjunct to Morphine May Provide Relief From Breakthrough Cancer Pain

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Self-administration of a nitrous oxide/oxygen mixture may be more effective than oxygen alone as an adjunct analgesic treatment in reducing moderate to severe breakthrough cancer pain.

Intrathecal Bolus Drug Delivery Safe for Breakthrough Pain

Intrathecal Bolus Drug Delivery Safe for Breakthrough Pain

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Drug delivery with an intrathecal bolus is safe for the treatment and management of unpredictable breakthrough pain.

Sublingual Fentanyl Preferred, But Less Effective Than Subcutaneous Morphine

Sublingual Fentanyl Preferred, But Less Effective Than Subcutaneous Morphine

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Fentanyl sublingual tablets are preferred over subcutaneous morphine in patients with severe breakthrough cancer pain.

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