Pain Management Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

Live Coverage of PAINWeek 2014

Exclusive access to live, onsite coverage of up-to-date evidence-based scientific findings in pain management.

IBD and Heavy Opioid Use

Clinicians should closely monitor the use of these medications in IBD treatment plans to reduce the risk of heavy subsequent use.

Pharmacies, Clinics Rx Drop-Off Sites

Attorney General Eric Holder stated that the new DEA regulation would help to prevent prescription drug misuse, particularly with opioid medications.

Aleve PM for Overnight Pain

Bayer HealthCare announced the launch of Aleve PM caplets for occasional sleeplessness associated with minor aches and pains.

Neck, Back Pain Improvement Factors

Observational registry-based research can inform patients and physicians about prognosis for subacute or chronic neck or low back pain.

Migraine Prophylactic Therapy

More research needs to be done to understand the reasons for non-adherence for migraine prophylactic therapy.

Pediatricians Prep for Anesthesia

Pediatricians have an important part in preparing surgical patients and their families for procedures, including anesthesia.

New Drug Product: Zubsolv

Maintenance treatment of opioid dependence, as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support.

News

Lannett Launches Oxycodone HCl Oral Solution

Lannett announced it has begun shipping Oxycodone HCl Oral Solution, which was approved earlier this month.

Hydrocodone Combo Product Rescheduling: What You Need to Know

The DEA's Final Rule moving hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) from Schedule III to Schedule II will go into effect starting October 6, but physicians should be prepared for this change in advance to minimize disruptions in patient treatment plans.

For Chronic Pain Patients Unrelieved by High-Dose Opioids, What Next?

For chronic pain patients being unsuccessfully treated with high-dose full-opioid agonists, switching to sublingual buprenorphine, can provide effective pain management and improve a patient's quality of life.

Midlife Migraines Tied to Increased Parkinson's Risk

Migraines in midlife may be associated with increased odds of developing Parkinson's disease or other movement disorders in later years.

Orthopedists Release Choosing Wisely Recommendations

The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) has released a list of tests and procedures that are commonly ordered but not always necessary.

Featured courses from mycme

End-of-Life CareExternal web site

Discussing end-of-life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is challenging. ...

CME|CE 1.25 Credits

Clinical review - Low back painExternal web site

Clinical review - Low back pain

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Pain Management Workshop (Pharmacology Credit)External web site

This program will discuss the causes of chronic pain as well as pharmacological options for ...

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