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

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...

MIMS supplement on chronic pain

MIMS supplement on chronic pain

The December issue of MIMS includes a special supplement...