Pain management in patients with haemophilia

Haemophilia, 05/08/2012

For acute pain, the preferred first–line drug is paracetamol for children, and paracetamol or non–steroidal anti–inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for adults. Children with chronic pain are treated with paracetamol or NSAIDs, whereas adults usually receive Cox–2 inhibitors. Second–line therapy is heterogeneous.

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