Topical Analgesic

Comparing the Efficacy of Postherpetic Neuralgia Treatments for Pain Relief

Comparing the Efficacy of Postherpetic Neuralgia Treatments for Pain Relief

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Analgesics may be more effective in alleviating pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia compared with topical therapies, antivirals, antidepressants, and antiepileptics.

Topical Analgesics Aid Opioid Discontinuation, Pain Management

Topical Analgesics Aid Opioid Discontinuation, Pain Management

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In a recent study, about half of the study patients taking opioids who were prescribed topical analgesics for pain management discontinued their opioids after 3 to 6 months of treatment.

Efficacy of Transdermal Analgesic in Reducing Pain Scores, Opioid Use

Efficacy of Transdermal Analgesic in Reducing Pain Scores, Opioid Use

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Preliminary results suggest that this transdermal analgesic is efficacious in reducing opioid use and pain scores in patients experiencing chronic neuropathy and musculoskeletal pain.

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