MIMS Pain Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for pain conditions including migraine, cancer pain and neuropathic pain.

Latest news

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NSAIDs analgesic of choice for osteoarthritis in draft NICE guidance

The draft guidance recommends that people with osteoarthritis...

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Regular paracetamol use may increase cardiovascular risk

Findings from a recent study indicate that regular...

Reversal of benefits after novel migraine prophylactics stopped, study shows

Findings from a recent study indicate a return to pre-treatment...

Prescribing Notes

Guide to treatment options for selected pain conditions:

Migraine (including analgesics and 5HT1-agonists)

Musculoskeletal pain/inflammation (including NSAIDs)

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