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2020 Sep 08

J Allergy Clin Immunol

Impact of reported NSAID “allergies” on opioid use disorder in back pain.


Li L, Chang Y, Song S, Losina E, Costenbader KH, Laidlaw TM
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2020 Sep 08.
PMID: 32916184.


It is crucial to identify patients at highest risk for opioid use disorder (OUD) and to address challenges in reducing opioid use. Reported non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) allergies may predispose to use of stronger pain medications and potentially to OUD.