Oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for neuropathic pain

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • R Andrew Moore,

    Corresponding author
    1. University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics), Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
    • R Andrew Moore, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics), University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7LE, UK. andrew.moore@ndcn.ox.ac.uk.

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  • Ching-Chi Chi,

    1. Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Department of Dermatology and Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine, Chiayi, Taiwan
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  • Philip J Wiffen,

    1. University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics), Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
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  • Sheena Derry

    1. University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics), Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

  1. To assess the analgesic efficacy of oral NSAIDs for chronic neuropathic pain in adults when compared to placebo or another active intervention

  2. To assess the adverse events associated with the clinical use of oral NSAIDs for chronic neuropathic pain in adults