Systematic review of topical amitriptyline for the treatment of neuropathic pain.

@article{Thompson2015SystematicRO,
  title={Systematic review of topical amitriptyline for the treatment of neuropathic pain.},
  author={Dennis Frank Thompson and Krista G Brooks},
  journal={Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics},
  year={2015},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={
          496-503
        }
}
WHAT IS KNOWN AND OBJECTIVE Neuropathic pain is a common disorder for which patients seek treatment. The most common causes of neuropathic pain are diabetes, herpetic infection and chemotherapy-induced neuropathy. Oral administration of amitriptyline has traditionally been used for treating neuropathic pain; however, it has dose-related anticholinergic effects, which may limit its use in some individuals. Pharmacotherapeutic agents that are commonly used to treat neuropathic pain include… CONTINUE READING
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