TITLE

Review: Pregabalin reduces chronic neuropathic pain in adults

AUTHOR(S)
Chou, Roger
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;12/15/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 6, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about a clinical trial which analyzes the effectiveness and safety of pregabalin for acute and chronic pain. It involved patients of 18 years who reported pain in an acute pain setting. The use of pregabalin was compared with placebo or active control in these patients. The results show that pregabalin reduced various types of neuropathic and chronic pain in adults, but it also increased the risk of adverse events.
ACCESSION #
47420850

 

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