- Preventing Opioid Addiction: Treating Acute Pain Safely - Frankly Speaking EP 51
For severe, acute pain, 1000 mg of acetaminophen PLUS 400 mg of ibuprofen is as effective as acetaminophen/oxycodone, acetaminophen/hydrocodone, or acetaminophen/codeine. Listen to this week’s episode to learn more about treating acute pain safely.
- Review the current trial comparing Acetaminophen plus Ibuprofen to other acetaminophen/opioid combinations on pain outcomes
- Summarize the other data supporting this combination in children and adults
- Understand the path that can lead from acute pain to dependence.
- 2018-01-15 05:30:00 UTC