Review of the effect of opioid-related side effects on the undertreatment of moderate to severe chronic non-cancer pain: tapentadol, a step toward a solution?

@article{Candiotti2010ReviewOT,
  title={Review of the effect of opioid-related side effects on the undertreatment of moderate to severe chronic non-cancer pain: tapentadol, a step toward a solution?},
  author={K. Candiotti and M. Gitlin},
  journal={Current Medical Research and Opinion},
  year={2010},
  volume={26},
  pages={1677 - 1684}
}
Abstract Objective: Opioids are among the most effective and potent analgesics currently available. Their utility in the management of pain associated with cancer, acute injury, or surgery is well recognized. However, extending the application of opioids to the management of chronic non-cancer pain has met with considerable resistance. This resistance is due in part to concerns related to gastrointestinal and central nervous system-related adverse events as well as issues pertaining to… Expand
Recent advances in opioid prescription for chronic non-cancer pain
Opioid-Induced Constipation: Challenges and Therapeutic Opportunities
  • M. Camilleri
  • Medicine
  • The American Journal of Gastroenterology
  • 2011
Opioid-induced constipation
Economic study on the impact of side effects in patients taking oxycodone controlled-release for noncancer pain.
Comparative pharmacology and toxicology of tramadol and tapentadol
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 94 REFERENCES
Opioid complications and side effects.
Management of opioid side effects in cancer-related and chronic noncancer pain: a systematic review.
The role of opioids in managing chronic non-cancer pain.
  • B. Sng, S. Schug
  • Medicine
  • Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • 2009
Opioids for managing chronic non-malignant pain: safe and effective prescribing.
...
1
2
3
4
5
...