Pharmacologic Treatment of Pain

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Pharmacologic Treatment of Pain

Seminars in Pediatric Neurology

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This article is a review of the commonly used medications for chronic pain in children and young people.  It lists several types of medications along with which type of pain the medication is useful for, the dose and any side effects.  The authors discuss the mechanism of action of the different drugs and any available evidence for the effectiveness of the medication in the treatment of chronic pain.

Published by: Elsevier.

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Seminars in Pediatric Neurology, Volume 23, Issue 3, August 2016, Pages 209-219

Eapen Mathew, Eugene Kim, William Zempsky