Treating pain in multiple sclerosis.

  title={Treating pain in multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Andrea Truini and Francesca Galeotti and Giorgio Cruccu},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  volume={12 15},
INTRODUCTION Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an inflammatory, demyelinating, central nervous system disease that frequently causes pain. AREAS COVERED This article reviews the current literature and describes the therapeutic options for treating MS-related pain. The reader will be provided with current, evidence-based knowledge about the treatment of MS-related pain, and the review will take a practical approach to the various drugs for treating pain, including starting dose, titration and side… CONTINUE READING