Suggest Alternatives for Neuropathic Pain Prior to Using Opioids

Recent data will give more clarity on treating neuropathic pain due to diabetic peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, etc.

Help set realistic expectations. Explain to patients that the typical benefit is a 30% to 50% decrease in pain...not complete relief.

Use these tips as a guide to help tailor therapy.

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