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Optimizing pain management following kidney stone surgery: can we avoid narcotics?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): World journal of urology [World J Urol] 2022 Dec; Vol. 40 (12), pp. 3061-3066. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 13.

Abstract: Introduction: Opioids are often used to manage postoperative pain. Non-narcotic alternatives have increasingly been used to reduce opioid usage. We conducted an open-label randomized non-inferiority clinical trial to compare non-opioid to opioid therap...

Adjunctive Management of Opioid Withdrawal with the Nonopioid Medication Cannabidiol.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cannabis and cannabinoid research [Cannabis Cannabinoid Res] 2022 Oct; Vol. 7 (5), pp. 569-581. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 22.

Abstract: Introduction: Opioid use disorder (OUD) is a major public health crisis worldwide. Patients with OUD inevitably experience withdrawal symptoms when they attempt to taper down on their current opioid use, abstain completely from opioids, or attempt to t...

A prospective randomized study evaluating the necessity of narcotics following ureteroscopy for urinary stone disease.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): World journal of urology [World J Urol] 2022 Oct; Vol. 40 (10), pp. 2567-2573. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 01.

Abstract: Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of non-narcotic analgesics and preoperative counseling in managing postoperative pain and narcotic use following ureteroscopic laser lithotripsy (URS).Methods: Adult patients at a single academic center undergoing URS ...

Dextromethorphan as a novel nonopioid adjunctive agent for pain control with medication abortion: A randomized controlled trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Contraception [Contraception] 2023 Feb; Vol. 118, pp. 109908. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 02.

Abstract: Objectives: To evaluate efficacy and satisfaction of dextromethorphan as a non-narcotic adjuvant to current analgesic regimens for medication abortion.Study Design: We conducted a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial. We randomized elig...

Paracetamol versus paracetamol/tramadol in postoperative intertrochanteric fracture: A noninferiority, randomized, controlled, double-blind study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of orthopaedic surgery (Hong Kong) [J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong)] 2023 Jan-Apr; Vol. 31 (1), pp. 10225536231151345.

Abstract: Background: One of the most common osteoporotic fractures among the elderly is hip fracture with tramadol frequently being prescribed for these patients. To decrease the risk of falling from tramadol, this study aimed to ascertain the effectiveness of ...

Cirrhosis Inpatients Receive More Opioids and Fewer Nonopioid Analgesics Than Patients Without Cirrhosis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of clinical gastroenterology [J Clin Gastroenterol] 2023 Jan 01; Vol. 57 (1), pp. 48-56. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 01.

Abstract: Goals/background: Pain is common among cirrhosis patients, particularly those hospitalized with acute illness. Managing pain in this population is challenging due to concern for adverse events and lack of guidelines for analgesic use. We sought to char...

Effectiveness of combined pregabalin and celecoxib for treatment of acute postoperative pain: A meta-analysis and systematic review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medicine [Medicine (Baltimore)] 2022 Dec 30; Vol. 101 (52), pp. e32080.

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Abstract: Objective: To estimate the acute analgesic efficacy of combined Pregabalin and Celecoxib after operation via a systematic review and meta-analysis.Methods: Studies for inclusion were randomized controlled trials, reporting on relevant outcomes (0-6 hou...

Polysubstance use before and during treatment with medication for opioid use disorder: Prevalence and association with treatment outcomes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of substance abuse treatment [J Subst Abuse Treat] 2022 Dec; Vol. 143, pp. 108830. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 22.

Abstract: Objective: Polysubstance use may complicate treatment outcomes for individuals who use opioids. This research aimed to examine the prevalence of polysubstance use in an opioid use disorder treatment trial population and polysubstance use's association ...

Fomepizole should not be used more liberally in paracetamol overdose.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British journal of clinical pharmacology [Br J Clin Pharmacol] 2023 Feb; Vol. 89 (2), pp. 599-601. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 05.

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Abstract: Fomepizole is a promising new treatment for preventing liver injury following paracetamol (acetaminophen) overdose. However, we need robust clinical trials to be performed to demonstrate its effect on clinical outcomes that are important to our patient...

Fomepizole should be used more liberally in paracetamol overdose.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British journal of clinical pharmacology [Br J Clin Pharmacol] 2023 Feb; Vol. 89 (2), pp. 594-598. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 05.

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Abstract: Growing clinical and basic science data support the use of fomepizole as an adjunct to N-acetylcysteine in paracetamol poisoning. This safe antidote may be helpful in severely poisoned patients. (© 2022 British Pharmacological Society.)

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