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January 27, 2023


Ann Clin Transl Neurol


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/36692221?dopt=Abstract

No pain, no strain: Targin® mitigates pain and constipation following spinal cord injury.

Authors

Sachdeva R, Hosseinzadeh A, Rizzardo A, Maharaj A, Berger M, Krassioukov A
Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2023 Jan 24.
PMID: 36692221.

Abstract

Opioids effectively reduce chronic pain, but present significant side effects including opioid-induced constipation. Oxycodone/naloxone decreases pain and constipation in cancer patients, however its effect on spinal cord injury population remains understudied.