"While benzodiazepines are important therapies for many Americans, they are also commonly abused and misused," said Commissioner Stephen M. Hahn,...
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs continue to reduce knee osteoarthritis pain more than 3 months after starting treatment.
Multimodal approach to postsurgery pain management can reduce or eliminate opioids for certain patient groups.
Was the patient’s treatment, or his underlying condition, to blame?
Those over age 65 years fill prescriptions for twice the amount, compared with younger adults.
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. – “The fact that one-fourth of individuals with [chronic noncancer pain] could have co-occurring BPD underscores the need for...
This is the first CGRP receptor antagonist available in a fast-acting orally disintegrating tablet for the acute treatment of migraine in adults...
“The PROMISE-2 data showed that many patients can achieve reduction in migraine days of at least 75% and experience a sustained migraine...
News from the FDA/CDC
The diclofenac sodium topical gel previously known as Voltaren Gel 1% will now be sold over the counter as Voltaren Arthritis Pain.
"Our results point to the need to consider tramadol's associated risk of fracture in clinical practice and treatment guidelines," the researchers...