Published in Law and Health Weekly, December 2nd, 2006
Guides include: Safely Dosing Methadone for Chronic Pain; Avoiding Harmful Methadone-Drug Interactions; and Methadone Cardiac Considerations and Precautions. Additionally, the 12-page "Overview" links to documents discussing the management of opioid-induced constipation, a common side effect, and how to safely discontinue opioid analgesics.
Proper education of patients, and their families or caretakers, to ensure...
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