NICE Bites – Neuropathic pain; pharmacological management

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NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites Dec 2013; No 59 includes one topic: Neuropathic pain; pharmacological management; NICE CG173. Sections covered include; key principles of care, trigeminal neuralgia, pharmacological treatment (amitriptyline, duloxetine, gabapentin, pregabalin)

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