Medications for Pain

Cochrane Reviews: Pharmacological Treatments for Pain

Here is a detailed list of 47 different medication treatments for various pain syndromes:

  1. Amitriptyline for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  2. Antidepressants for neuropathic pain
  3. Antidepressants for pain management in rheumatoid arthritis
  4. Antiepileptic drugs for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia – an overview of Cochrane reviews
  5. Antipsychotics for acute and chronic pain in adults
  6. Botulinum toxin for myofascial pain syndromes in adults
  7. Carbamazepine for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  8. Clonazepam for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  9. Combination pharmacotherapy for the treatment of neuropathic pain in adults
  10. Combination therapy for pain management in inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, other spondyloarthritis)
  11. Cyclobenzaprine for the treatment of myofascial pain in adults
  12. Gabapentin for acute and chronic pain
  13. Gabapentin for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  14. Interventions for the reduction of prescribed opioid use in chronic non-cancer pain
  15. Interventions for treating pain and disability in adults with complex regional pain syndrome- an overview of systematic reviews
  16. Lacosamide for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  17. Lamotrigine for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  18. Local anaesthetic sympathetic blockade for complex regional pain syndrome
  19. Long-term opioid management for chronic noncancer pain
  20. Methadone for chronic non-cancer pain in adults
  21. Milnacipran for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  22. Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) for fibromyalgia syndrome
  23. Muscle relaxants for pain management in rheumatoid arthritis
  24. Neuromodulators for pain management in rheumatoid arthritis
  25. Opioids for neuropathic pain
  26. Opioid switching to improve pain relief and drug tolerability
  27. Opioid therapy for treating rheumatoid arthritis pain
  28. Oxcarbazepine for neuropathic pain
  29. Pain management for inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and other spondyloarthritis) and gastrointestinal or liver comorbidity
  30. Pain management for rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular or renal comorbidity
  31. Pharmacologic interventions for treating phantom limb pain
  32. Pharmacotherapy for the prevention of chronic pain after surgery in adults
  33. Phenytoin for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  34. Pregabalin for acute and chronic pain in adults
  35. Safety of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, including aspirin and paracetamol (acetaminophen) in people receiving methotrexate for inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, other spondyloarthritis)
  36. Pregabalin for acute and chronic pain in adults
  37. Safety of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, including aspirin and paracetamol (acetaminophen) in people receiving methotrexate for inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, other spondyloarthritis)
  38. Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) for fibromyalgia syndrome
  39. Systemic administration of local anesthetic agents to relieve neuropathic pain
  40. Topical capsaicin (high concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
  41. Topical capsaicin (low concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults
  42. Topical lidocaine for the treatment of postherpetic neuralgia
  43. Topical NSAIDs for chronic musculoskeletal pain in adults
  44. Topical rubefacients for acute and chronic pain in adults
  45. Tramadol for neuropathic pain
  46. Valproic acid and sodium valproate for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  47. Vitamin D for the treatment of chronic painful conditions in adults
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