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  • Print publication year: 2010
  • Online publication date: December 2010

122 - Nicotine (transdermal)

from Section 12 - New and Emerging Analgesics


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2. TrigoJM, ZimmerA, MaldonadoR. Nicotine anxiogenic and rewarding effects are decreased in mice lacking beta-endorphin. Neuropharmacology 2009;56(8):1147–1153.
3. HongD, Conell-PriceJ, ChengS, FloodP. Transdermal nicotine patch for postoperative pain management: a pilot dose-ranging study. Anesth Analg 2008;107(3):1005–1010.
4. HabibAS, WhiteWD, El GasimMA, et al. Transdermal nicotine for analgesia after radical retropubic prostatectomy. Anesth Analg 2008;107(3):999–1004.
5. TuranA, WhitePF, KoyuncuO, KaramanliodluB, KayaG, ApfelCC. Transdermal nicotine patch failed to improve post-operative pain management. Anesth Analg 2008;107(3):1011–1017.
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