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Single dose oral nefopam for acute postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Nefopam is a centrally-acting but non-opioid analgesic drug of the benzoxazocine chemical class, developed in the early 1970s. It is widely used, mainly in European countries, for the relief of moderate to severe pain as an alternative to opioid analgesic drugs, and used in rheumatic disease and other musculoskeletal disorders in the UK. This review sought to evaluate the efficacy and safety of oral nefopam in acute postoperative pain, using clinical studies of patients with estab...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online)
Issue:
3
Publication date:
2009-01-01
EISSN:
1469-493X
Source identifiers:
243490
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:243490
UUID:
uuid:32262dd1-20d5-416b-bf59-875f9899211b
Local pid:
pubs:243490
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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