Resource Summary

Clinical Question:
How safe and effective is duloxetine for the treatment of chronic painful conditions?

Bottom-line:
Compared to placebo^ duloxetine appears efficacious in neuropathic pain^ improving pain by 50 percent or more for one in six people. One in 18 people (over placebo) will have to quit due to adverse events.


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Publication Date: 2013-12-16
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-03-31 14:58:42