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Duloxetine for painful diabetic neuropathy and fibromyalgia pain: systematic review of randomised trials.

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BACKGROUND: Duloxetine hydrochloride is a reuptake inhibitor of 5-hydroxytryptamine and norepinephrine used to treat depression, generalized anxiety disorder, neuropathic pain, and stress incontinence in women. We investigated the efficacy of duloxetine in painful diabetic neuropathy and fibromyalgia to allow comparison with other antidepressants. METHODS: We searched PubMed, EMBASE (via Ovid), and Cochrane CENTRAL up to June 2008 for randomised controlled trials using duloxetine to treat ne...

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10.1186/1471-2377-8-29

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
BMC neurology
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
29
Publication date:
2008-01-01
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EISSN:
1471-2377
ISSN:
1471-2377
Source identifiers:
241721
Language:
English
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uuid:1e547c2a-22e8-4d45-91e0-58501a020c63
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pubs:241721
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2012-12-19

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