PAINWeek National Conference

Healio brings you the highlights from PAINWeek National Conference. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from PAINWeek, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News

Novel oxycodone abuse-deterrent formula effective for chronic pain

September 22, 2017
Oxycodone DETERx ER, an extended-release, abuse-deterrent drug, safely and effectively managed chronic pain in patients with poorly managed pain…
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Two studies show promising results for NKTR-181

September 15, 2017
Patients receiving the opioid analgesic NKTR-181 had reduced back pain and exhibited low rates of opioid withdrawal, compared their counterparts who…
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Lasmiditan provides faster migraine pain relief vs. placebo

September 13, 2017
Compared with placebo, lasmiditan reduced migraine pain and symptoms after 2 hours for most patients with at least moderate disability, according to…
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New drug effective, well tolerated in patients with osteoarthritis knee pain

September 8, 2017
In patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis knee pain, a single intra-articular injection of 1 mg of CNTX-4975 was well tolerated and…