Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Pain Management http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/pain/condition-rss Pain Management en-us Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:11:29 EDT Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:11:29 EDT Acetaminophen Use During Pregnancy Linked to ADHD Risk in Kidshttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Acetaminophen-Use-During-Pregnancy-Linked-to-ADHD-Risk-in-KidsChildren whose mothers used acetaminophen during pregnancy had an increased risk for behavioral problems related to ADHD, but experts advise that more research is required to investigate the association.Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:08:38 EDTHydrocodone Combination Product Rescheduling: The Bigger Picturehttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Hydrocodone-Combination-Product-Rescheduling-The-Bigger-PictureJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, argues that the way to make hydrocodone combination products safer for patients is to provide more education for those who prescribe the medications and pharmacists who dispense them.Fri, 31 Jan 2014 09:27:01 ESTWhy Should Hydrocodone Combination Products Be Categorized as CII Drugs?http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Why-Should-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-Be-Categorized-as-CII-DrugsMary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, explains why hydrocodone combination products should no longer be categorized as Schedule III drugs.Thu, 30 Jan 2014 03:30:19 ESTCodeine and Rescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Productshttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Codeine-and-Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-ProductsJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, argues that categorizing hydrocodone combination products as Schedule II could lead to increased prescription of codeine, a much “sloppier” drug that could create problems for patients.Tue, 28 Jan 2014 03:06:11 ESTRescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Products Will Lead to More Responsible Usehttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-Will-Lead-to-More-Responsible-UseMary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, argues that rescheduling hydrocodone combination products will lead to more responsible prescribing of the drugs and monitoring of their use.Mon, 27 Jan 2014 03:46:55 ESTRescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Products: Lessons from New York Statehttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-Lessons-from-New-York-StateJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, discusses the effect of rescheduling hydrocodone combination products as CII in New York State on prescription of other opioids, including oxycodone.Fri, 24 Jan 2014 04:27:10 ESTHow Rescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Products Will Reduce Abusehttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-Will-Reduce-AbuseMary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, explains how rescheduling hydrocodone combination products as Schedule II drugs will help reduce levels of abuse.Wed, 22 Jan 2014 03:15:42 ESTAbuse Liability of Hydrocodone Combination Productshttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Abuse-Liability-of-Hydrocodone-Combination-ProductsJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, argues that studies comparing the abuse liability of hydrocodone combination products with that of other opioids have produced conflicting results. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 06:32:45 ESTRationale for Categorizing Hydrocodone Combination Products as Schedule IIIhttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Rationale-for-Categorizing-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-as-Schedule-IIIMary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, discusses why hydrocodone combination products were categorized as Schedule III in the first place.Mon, 20 Jan 2014 04:39:51 ESTWill Rescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Products Actually Reduce Abuse?http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Will-Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-Products-Actually-Reduce-AbuseJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, argues that categorizing hydrocodone combination products as Schedule II drugs is unlikely to reduce abuse of the medications.Thu, 16 Jan 2014 05:16:54 ESTPotential for Abuse of Hydrocodone Combination Productshttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Potential-for-Abuse-of-Hydrocodone-Combination-ProductsMary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, discusses the appeal of hydrocodone combination products to drug abusers.Mon, 13 Jan 2014 04:28:42 ESTEvidence for Rescheduling Hydrocodone Combination Products?http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Evidence-for-Rescheduling-Hydrocodone-Combination-ProductsJeff Fudin, PharmD, FCCP, argues that there is no evidence to support categorizing hydrocodone combination products as Schedule II drugs rather than Schedule III drugs.Thu, 09 Jan 2014 12:53:48 ESTIncreased Opioid Usagehttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Increased-Opioid-UsageIn the first in a series of videos on regulation of hydrocodone combination products, Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, discusses the dramatic increase in the use of opioids in the United States. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 01:11:27 ESTThe Mystery and Complexities of Chronic Painhttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/podcasts/The-Mystery-and-Complexities-of-Chronic-PainElliot Krane, MD, discusses the mystery and complexities of treating and managing chronic pain.Fri, 01 Nov 2013 03:23:57 EDTClearing Up Misperceptions About the Pain Standardshttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/podcasts/Clearing-Up-Misperceptions-About-the-Pain-StandardsPat Adamski, director of the Joint Commission's Standards Interpretations Group, clears up common misperceptions about the organization's pain standards.Fri, 01 Nov 2013 03:16:28 EDTFDA Backs New Restrictions on Hydrocodone Painkillershttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/FDA-Backs-New-Restrictions-on-Hydrocodone-PainkillersIn an attempt to stem the abuse of hydrocodone combination products, the agency will recommend that they be reclassified as Schedule II drugs from their current status as Schedule III drugs.Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:39:56 EDTTreating Chronic Pain at the Nebraska Medical Centerhttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Treating-Chronic-Pain-at-the-Nebraska-Medical-CenterA patient who thought chronic pain meant she would never work again or have a normal family life found relief at the Nebraska Medical Center.Mon, 21 Oct 2013 02:48:34 EDTPain Management at the Mayo Clinichttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Pain-Management-at-the-Mayo-ClinicA patient with unyielding pain for a decade learns how to manage her pain at the Mayo Clinic’s Pain Rehabilitation Center.Mon, 21 Oct 2013 02:45:01 EDTTreatment of Chronic Pain in Childrenhttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Treatment-of-Chronic-Pain-in-ChildrenSherilyn Driscoll, MD, a pediatrics physiatrist at the Mayo Clinic, discusses how treatment of chronic pain in children has changed.Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:56:48 EDTPatients Use More Opioids After Weight-Loss Surgeryhttp://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Patients-Use-More-Opioids-After-Weight-Loss-SurgeryThree years after undergoing bariatric surgery, average daily morphine equivalents for chronic opioid users increased by 18% compared with intake a year before the surgery.Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:33:38 EDT