A successful study comparing the recently developed oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate (OTFC) with immediate release opioids for cancer breakthrough pain

Nugent, M; Hanks, G; Bush, M
May 2000
Palliative Medicine;May2000, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p229
Academic Journal
Evaluates the use of oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate (OTFC) for cancer breakthrough pain in Great Britain. Comparison with immediate release opioids; Definition of breakthrough pain; Safety and effectiveness of OTFC.


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