Is Pregabalin Effective Against Acute Lumbar Radicular Pain ?

Introduction: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the first-line treatment for acute lumbar radicular pain accompanying lumbar disc herniation (LDH), but their effects are minimal. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of pregabalin (PGB) as an alternative t...

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Main Authors: Hiroaki Nakashima, Tokumi Kanemura, Kei Ando, Kazuyoshi Kobayashi, Minoru Yoneda, Naoki Ishiguro, Shiro Imagama
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: The Japanese Society for Spine Surgery and Related Research 2019-01-01
Series:Spine Surgery and Related Research
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Online Access:https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/ssrr/3/1/3_2018-0003/_pdf/-char/en