Pain

Guidelines (5)

Initiating Treatment with Transdermal Opioids

Guidance on dosing for fentanyl and buprenorphine patches.

Syringe Driver Drug Compatibility

Compatibility of drugs mixed in a syringe driver.

WHO Pain Ladder for Cancer Pain Relief in Adults

Summary of 3-step approach to analgesia in cancer patients.

Opioid Analgesics: Approximate Potency Equivalence with Oral Morphine

Guide to potencies of opioid analgesics, for dose conversion.

Tables (1)

Co-Analgesics for Use in Cancer Pain

Agents and doses for different types of cancer pain.

Drug Sections (2)

Pain in the News

Pregabalin prescribing restrictions lifted

Pregabalin prescribing restrictions lifted

Pregabalin can now be prescribed generically for the...

Sufentanil: self-administered opioid for post-operative pain

Sufentanil: self-administered opioid for post-operative pain

Zalviso (sufentanil) is licensed to treat with acute...

Once-daily modified-release oxycodone launched

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