Recommendations from the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) for the medical management of opioid-induced constipation (OIC).
Investigators are seeking to determine the feasibility of percutaneous nerve stimulation to reduce postoperative opioid consumption.
This study addresses the question of whether prescription opioid medications has a potentially causal role in the risk for depression and anxiety disorder.
Adolescent sleep deficiency as an increased future risk for prescription opioid misuse was examined in a large nationally, representative database designed to track health behaviors and outcomes from adolescence to early adulthood.
Purdue Pharma, maker of the opioid painkiller OxyContin linked to the opioid epidemic, will plead guilty to three federal crimes.
The FDA stated that IV tramadol is not safe for the intended patient population.
Researchers convened to develop recommendations on management of sedation and analgesia in critically ill patients receiving naltrexone for opioid use disorder.
Cohort study shows reduced opioid use for patients having elective spine and peripheral nerve surgery.
The safety of long-term Orphengesic Forte use has not been established.