Management of pain in multiple sclerosis: a pharmacological approach

@article{Solaro2011ManagementOP,
  title={Management of pain in multiple sclerosis: a pharmacological approach},
  author={Claudio Solaro and Michele Messmer Uccelli},
  journal={Nature Reviews Neurology},
  year={2011},
  volume={7},
  pages={519-527}
}
About half of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) report pain; treatment for pain alone accounts for nearly 30% of the total use of medications for the management of all MS-related symptoms. Patients with MS can experience more than one type of pain simultaneously and at any point during the disease course, even in newly or recently diagnosed cases. Pain in MS can be associated with other symptoms, including spasticity, fatigue and mood disorder. Pain sufferers experience disruption in daily… CONTINUE READING
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