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

FDA: Certain Auto-Injectors OK to Use 1 Year Beyond Exp Date

The FDA is alerting healthcare professionals and emergency responders that certain lots of AtroPen (atropine), CANA (diazepam), morphine sulfate, and pralidoxime chloride auto-injectors manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies can be used for up to one year beyond the labeled expiration date.

Weight-Loss Surgery May Raise Risk of Severe Headaches

But experts find the study too small, problem too rare to be of concern.

Over 11,000 Boxes of Naproxen Recalled Due to Drug Mix-up

Contract Packaging Resources announced a voluntary recall of 11,640 boxes of Assured brand Naproxen Sodium Tablets due to some cartons containing bottles of Ibuprofen.

Do Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Have Antidepressant Effects?

Subgroups may benefit from anti-inflammatory treatment such as patients with elevated inflammatory markers or a somatic comorbidity.

Hospira Recalls Lidocaine HCl for Injection

Hospira announced a voluntary recall of 1% Lidocaine HCl for Injection after a confirmed report of human hair in a single unit.

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