Nortriptyline for neuropathic pain in adults

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • 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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  • R Andrew Moore,

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

    1. Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester, UK
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  • Sheena Derry

    Corresponding author
    1. University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics), Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
    • Sheena Derry, 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. sheena.derry@ndcn.ox.ac.uk.

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Abstract

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

To assess the analgesic efficacy of nortriptyline for chronic neuropathic pain in adults, and to evaluate adverse events reported in the studies.