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

Beta blocker overdose warning

Beta blocker overdose warning

The toxicity of a commonly prescribed beta blocker...

New headache toolkit offers tips to improve management in primary care

New headache toolkit offers tips to improve management in primary care

GPs should use standardised headache assessment criteria...

Potentially addictive medicines 'being prescribed for years'

Potentially addictive medicines 'being prescribed for years'

Hundreds of thousands of people are receiving prescriptions...


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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