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For the Elderly, Compliance is Key for Postherpetic Neuralgia Management

For the Elderly, Compliance is Key for Postherpetic Neuralgia Management

The pain from PHN may be more severe and debilitating among elderly patients. In addition, treating this neuropathic pain condition can be complicated because of polypharmacy, drug dosing schedules, adverse events, drug-drug interactions, and patient comorbidities.

Clinicians Should Discuss Herbal Supplements with Their Patients

Clinicians Should Discuss Herbal Supplements with Their Patients

Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) approaches have become popular options for disease state management and prevention by patients.

The Rules Have Changed for Hydrocodone Combination Products

The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has issued its final rule rescheduling hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) as a Controlled Substance Schedule II, effective October 6, 2014.