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

New migraine prophylactic for monthly or quarterly injection

New migraine prophylactic for monthly or quarterly injection

Fremanezumab (Ajovy) is a monoclonal antibody licensed...

Opioid de-prescribing toolkit launched

Opioid de-prescribing toolkit launched

Researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA)...

Side-effect warning for pregabalin in neuropathic pain

Side-effect warning for pregabalin in neuropathic pain

Prescribing pregabalin for neuropathic pain significantly...