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Single dose oral ibuprofen plus oxycodone for acute postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Combining two different analgesics in fixed doses in a single tablet can provide better pain relief than either drug alone in acute pain. This appears to be broadly true across a range of different drug combinations, in postoperative pain and migraine headache. Fixed-dose combinations of ibuprofen and oxycodone are available, and the drugs may be separately used in combination in some acute pain situations. OBJECTIVES: To assess the analgesic efficacy and adverse effects of a sin...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Volume:
6
Issue:
6
Pages:
CD010289
Publication date:
2013-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:1f919fe0-9c98-47c0-ac05-ccdb0b981e40
Source identifiers:
407565
Local pid:
pubs:407565

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