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ALLMedicine™ Opioid Abuse Center

Research & Reviews  1,469 results

Neuronal Mechanisms Underlying Opioid Induced Respiratory Depression: Our Current Under...
https://doi.org/10.1152/jn.00017.2021
Journal of Neurophysiology; Ramirez JM, Burgraff NJ et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Opioid induced respiratory depression (OIRD) represents the primary cause of death associated with therapeutic and recreational opioid use. Within the U.S., the rate of death from opioid abuse since the early 1990's has grown disproportionally, pr...

Anterior insula stimulation increases pain threshold in humans: a pilot study.
https://doi.org/10.3171/2020.10.JNS203323
Journal of Neurosurgery; Liu CC, Moosa S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Chronic pain results in an enormous societal and financial burden. Opioids are the mainstay of treatment, but opioid abuse has led to an epidemic in the United States. Nonpharmacological treatment strategies like deep brain stimulation could be ap...

HIV-1 Tat and morphine differentially disrupt pyramidal cell structure and function and...
https://doi.org/10.1523/ENEURO.0547-20.2021
ENeuro Marks WD, Paris JJ et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - About half the people infected with HIV have neurocognitive deficits that often include memory impairment and hippocampal deficits, which can be exacerbated by opioid abuse. To explore the effects of opioids and HIV on hippocampal CA1 pyramidal ne...

Loperamide Induced Recurrent Torsades de Pointes: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1177/08971900211004832
Journal of Pharmacy Practice; Jackson GG, Lopez CR et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - A case of loperamide-induced recurrent torsades de pointes is reported to raise awareness of an increasingly common phenomenon that could be encountered by medical providers during the current opioid epidemic. A 40 year-old-man with a prior histor...

Effect of Postoperative Analgesic Exposure to the Cannabinoid Receptor Agonist WIN55 on...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.00573
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Yun C, Haleem MS et. al.

Mar 24th, 2021 - After spinal surgery and other orthopaedic procedures, most patients receive opioids for pain, leading to potential complications such as pseudarthrosis and opioid abuse associated with long-term use. As an alternative, the endocannabinoid system ...

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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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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,875 results

Neuronal Mechanisms Underlying Opioid Induced Respiratory Depression: Our Current Under...
https://doi.org/10.1152/jn.00017.2021
Journal of Neurophysiology; Ramirez JM, Burgraff NJ et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Opioid induced respiratory depression (OIRD) represents the primary cause of death associated with therapeutic and recreational opioid use. Within the U.S., the rate of death from opioid abuse since the early 1990's has grown disproportionally, pr...

Anterior insula stimulation increases pain threshold in humans: a pilot study.
https://doi.org/10.3171/2020.10.JNS203323
Journal of Neurosurgery; Liu CC, Moosa S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Chronic pain results in an enormous societal and financial burden. Opioids are the mainstay of treatment, but opioid abuse has led to an epidemic in the United States. Nonpharmacological treatment strategies like deep brain stimulation could be ap...

HIV-1 Tat and morphine differentially disrupt pyramidal cell structure and function and...
https://doi.org/10.1523/ENEURO.0547-20.2021
ENeuro Marks WD, Paris JJ et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - About half the people infected with HIV have neurocognitive deficits that often include memory impairment and hippocampal deficits, which can be exacerbated by opioid abuse. To explore the effects of opioids and HIV on hippocampal CA1 pyramidal ne...

Loperamide Induced Recurrent Torsades de Pointes: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1177/08971900211004832
Journal of Pharmacy Practice; Jackson GG, Lopez CR et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - A case of loperamide-induced recurrent torsades de pointes is reported to raise awareness of an increasingly common phenomenon that could be encountered by medical providers during the current opioid epidemic. A 40 year-old-man with a prior histor...

Effect of Postoperative Analgesic Exposure to the Cannabinoid Receptor Agonist WIN55 on...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.00573
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Yun C, Haleem MS et. al.

Mar 24th, 2021 - After spinal surgery and other orthopaedic procedures, most patients receive opioids for pain, leading to potential complications such as pseudarthrosis and opioid abuse associated with long-term use. As an alternative, the endocannabinoid system ...

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News  441 results

Opioid Prescribing for High-Risk Patients Continues to Rise
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942287

Dec 8th, 2020 - Since the publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) opioid guideline in March 2016, there has been a substantial drop in the prescription rate for these medications ― except for patients at highest risk for opioid abu...

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...

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