- An update on the pharmacological management of post-herpetic neuralgia and painful diabetic neuropathyChe S Zin
School of Pharmacy, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
CNS Drugs 22:417-42. 2008..The purpose of this review is to compare the efficacy and limitations of currently available pharmacological treatments for the symptomatic relief of PHN and PDN, and to discuss the potential of combination therapy in PHN and PDN...
- A randomized, controlled trial of oxycodone versus placebo in patients with postherpetic neuralgia and painful diabetic neuropathy treated with pregabalinChe S Zin
The University of Queensland, School of Pharmacy, St Lucia Campus, QLD 4072, Australia
J Pain 11:462-71. 2010..Although this study supports the effectiveness of pregabalin in the treatment of PHN or PDN, it also shows that the addition of a low dose of oxycodone at 10mg/day does not enhance the pain-relieving effects of pregabalin...
- Preliminary study of the plasma and cerebrospinal fluid concentrations of IL-6 and IL-10 in patients with chronic pain receiving intrathecal opioid infusions by chronically implanted pump for pain managementChe S Zin
School of Pharmacy, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Campus, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Pain Med 11:550-61. 2010..t.) opioids...