Dronabinol Safe and Effective for Neuropathic Pain Associated With Multiple Sclerosis
Pain intensity was not significantly reduced by dronabinol, compared with placebo after 16 weeks of treatment.
The use of a topical capsaicin 8%may be effective in neuropathic pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia or resulting from trauma or surgery.
Specific countries officially recommend some screening questionnaires for the early assessment of neuropathic pain, with France recommending the DN4 and Germany recommending PainDETECT.
A number of factors that include age, the presence of enthesitis, and depressive symptoms may be associated with neuropathic pain in ankylosing spondylitis.