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ALLMedicine™ Opioid Abuse Center

Research & Reviews  1,405 results

Progress in opioid reward research: From a canonical two-neuron hypothesis to two neura...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pbb.2020.173072
Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior; Galaj E, Xi ZX

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Opioid abuse and related overdose deaths continue to rise in the United States, contributing to the national opioid crisis in the USA. The neural mechanisms underlying opioid abuse and addiction are still not fully understood. This review discusse...

Moving Toward Opioid-Free Breast Surgery: Regional Blocks and a Novel Technique.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cps.2020.09.003
Clinics in Plastic Surgery; Williams L, Iteld L

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Perioperative pain control is of increasing importance as awareness regarding the risks of under-controlled pain and opioid abuse rise. Enhanced recovery protocols and multimodal analgesia, including regional blocks, are useful tools for the plast...

Patient "Catastrophizing" Associated with Expectations of Opioid Prescriptions for Acut...
https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2020.06.200096
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM; Onishi E, Lucas J et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - The prescription of opioids for acute pain may be a driving factor in chronic opioid abuse. We examined patients' characteristics associated with the expectation of the receipt of opioid prescriptions for acute pain control. A 1-time survey was ad...

What Strategies Are Hospitals Adopting to Address the Opioid Epidemic? Evidence From a ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0033354920968805
Public Health Reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974); Franz B, Cronin CE et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Hospitals are on the front lines of the opioid epidemic, seeing patients who overdose or have complicated infections, but the extent of services offered or whether services are evidence-based is not known. The objective of our study was to assess ...

Effect of the morphine/heroin vaccine on opioid and non-opioid drug-induced antinocicep...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2020.173718
European Journal of Pharmacology; Méndez SB, Matus-Ortega M et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - Pain is a common symptom in patients with opioid use disorder (OUD), which increases synthetic and illicit synthetic opioid abuse and even fatalities due to opioid overdose. Many FDA-approved drugs are available for the treatment of OUD, however, ...

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Guidelines  83 results

Opioid Medications | FDA
https://www.fda.gov/drugs/information-drug-class/opioid-medications

Jun 30th, 2019 - FDA takes actions to combat prescription opioid abuse. Prescription opioids are powerful pain-reducing medications that include prescription oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine. These medications can help manage pain when prescribed for the right ...

A Transitioning Epidemic: How The Opioid Crisis Is Driving The Rise In Hepatitis C
https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/abs/10.1377/hlthaff.2018.05232?journalCode=hlthaff
Powell,D.,et al

Feb 3rd, 2019 - The hepatitis C virus is responsible for more deaths in the United States than any other infectious disease, and hepatitis C infections have been rising at an alarming rate since 2010. We evaluated the role of the opioid epidemic and, in particula...

Effective management of opioid withdrawal symptoms: A gateway to opioid dependence treatment
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/ajad.12862
Kosten,T.,et al

Jan 30th, 2019 - The opioid crisis has taken an immense toll in the United States. On average, five lives are lost to an opioid overdose every hour of the day; estimated costs associated with opioid misuse exceed $500 billion annually. Illicit opioid discontinuati...

National Trends in Hospitalizations for Stroke Associated With Infective Endocarditis and Opioid Use Between 1993 and 2015
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.024436
Omran,S.,et al

Jan 29th, 2019 - There has been a recent sharp rise in opioid-related deaths in the United States. Intravenous opioid use can lead to infective endocarditis (IE) which can result in stroke. There are scant data on recent trends in this neurological complication of...

Challenges with Implementing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Opioid Guideline: A Consensus Panel Report
https://academic.oup.com/painmedicine/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/pm/pny307/5301726?redirectedFrom=fulltext
Kroenke,K.,et al

Jan 24th, 2019 - A national crisis of opioid-related morbidity, mortality, and misuse has led to initiatives to address the appropriate role of opioids to treat pain. Deployment of a guideline from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reduce the risks...

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Drugs  7 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,807 results

Progress in opioid reward research: From a canonical two-neuron hypothesis to two neura...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pbb.2020.173072
Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior; Galaj E, Xi ZX

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Opioid abuse and related overdose deaths continue to rise in the United States, contributing to the national opioid crisis in the USA. The neural mechanisms underlying opioid abuse and addiction are still not fully understood. This review discusse...

Moving Toward Opioid-Free Breast Surgery: Regional Blocks and a Novel Technique.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cps.2020.09.003
Clinics in Plastic Surgery; Williams L, Iteld L

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Perioperative pain control is of increasing importance as awareness regarding the risks of under-controlled pain and opioid abuse rise. Enhanced recovery protocols and multimodal analgesia, including regional blocks, are useful tools for the plast...

NSAID Allergy Ups Risk for Opioid Abuse in Osteoarthritis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941443

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Patients with osteoarthritis and an allergy to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are more likely to become addicted to opioids than nonallergic patients, according to a 5-year retrospective analysis. In fact, the risk of developing an ...

Patient "Catastrophizing" Associated with Expectations of Opioid Prescriptions for Acut...
https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2020.06.200096
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM; Onishi E, Lucas J et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - The prescription of opioids for acute pain may be a driving factor in chronic opioid abuse. We examined patients' characteristics associated with the expectation of the receipt of opioid prescriptions for acute pain control. A 1-time survey was ad...

What Strategies Are Hospitals Adopting to Address the Opioid Epidemic? Evidence From a ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0033354920968805
Public Health Reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974); Franz B, Cronin CE et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Hospitals are on the front lines of the opioid epidemic, seeing patients who overdose or have complicated infections, but the extent of services offered or whether services are evidence-based is not known. The objective of our study was to assess ...

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News  437 results

NSAID Allergy Ups Risk for Opioid Abuse in Osteoarthritis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941443

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Patients with osteoarthritis and an allergy to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are more likely to become addicted to opioids than nonallergic patients, according to a 5-year retrospective analysis. In fact, the risk of developing an ...

Dangers of a Medical Board Investigation: How to Protect Yourself
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940672

Nov 9th, 2020 - Cynthia H. Moran, MD, has a medical degree, a passion for treating the elderly, and a desire to work. What she doesn't have is a job or hopes of getting one anytime soon. The Houston physician has never been charged with a crime, but she did run a...

US Prescription Opioid Abuse Was Declining Before Pandemic
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939056

Oct 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Prescription opioid abuse in the United States declined dramatically from 2009 to 2018, raw data indicate. Weighted data also showed a statistically significant decline, although less dramatic, according to findings pre...

US Prescription Opioid Abuse Was Declining Before Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939056

Oct 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Prescription opioid abuse in the United States declined dramatically from 2009 to 2018, raw data indicate. Weighted data also showed a statistically significant decline, although less dramatic, according to findings pre...

Reworked OxyContin Fails to Cut Overall Opioid Abuse, FDA Panel Says
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937350

Sep 13th, 2020 - The long-awaited post-marketing studies of the abuse-deterrent formulation (ADF) of OxyContin (Perdue Pharma L.P.) received mixed reviews from a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) joint advisory committee. After a two-day discussion of new rese...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →