An investigation of the ability of oral naloxone to correct opioid-related constipation in patients with advanced cancer

Secondary title: 
T2 - Palliative medicine
Short title: 
An investigation of the ability of oral naloxone to correct opioid-related constipation in patients with advanced cancer
Authors: 
Sykes, N. P.
Start page: 
135-44
Annotations: 
Type B, Type D, Priority 5
Year: 
1996
Accession number: 
CN-00126408
Database: 
CENTRAL Issue 4 2014
Number: 
M1 - 2
ID: 
2029
Notes: 
N1 - Clinical Trial; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Key words: 
Administration, Oral
Analgesics, Opioid [administration & dosage] [adverse effects]
Constipation [chemically induced] [drug therapy]
Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
Double-Blind Method
Drug Administration Schedule
Gastrointestinal Transit [drug effects]
Morphine [administration & dosage] [adverse effects]
Naloxone [administration & dosage] [adverse effects]
Narcotic Antagonists [administration & dosage] [adverse effects]
Neoplasms [physiopathology]
Pain Measurement
Palliative Care
Substance Withdrawal Syndrome [etiology]
Adult[checkword]
Aged[checkword]
Aged, 80 and over[checkword]
Female[checkword]
Humans[checkword]
Male[checkword]
Middle Aged[checkword]
Sr-anaesth: sr-cancer: sr-sympt: sr-uppergi
Types of evidence: 
Type B
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do