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2011 Consensus Panel Issues New Guidelines for Intrathecal Pain Management
Date:12/19/2011

populations, including patients with pain related to failed back surgery, cancer, AIDS, and non-malignant causes.

Safety Profile
PRIALT has been evaluated as an IT infusion in more than 1,200 patients participating in chronic pain trials.

Severe psychiatric symptoms and neurological impairment may occur during treatment with PRIALT. Patients with a pre-existing history of psychosis should not be treated with PRIALT. All patients should be monitored frequently for evidence of cognitive impairment, hallucinations, or changes in mood or consciousness. PRIALT therapy can be interrupted or discontinued abruptly without evidence of withdrawal effects in the event of serious neurological or psychiatric signs or symptoms.

Because PRIALT is a non-opioid, it does not react with opiate receptors and does not potentiate opiate-induced respiratory depression. Dosage titration can be tailored to patient needs without the risk of dependency or tolerance. The most frequently reported adverse events (greater-than-or-equal-to 25%) in clinical trials (N=1,254) were dizziness, nausea, confusional state and nystagmus.  In the slow titration PRIALT study (N=220), asthenia, ataxia, CK increase, abnormal gait, confusion, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, memory impairment, nausea, somnolence, and vomiting were the most commonly reported AEs in the PRIALT group (³10%).

Medical Information
Information about PRIALT, including prescribing information and comprehensive support services, is available through a toll-free number, 1-888-PRIALT-1, and at http://www.PRIALT.com.

Please see full prescribing information including boxed warning at http://www.prialt.com/PDF/product_information.pdf

PRIALT(R) is a registered trademark and is a trademark of Elan Pharmaceuticals Inc. SynchroMed(R) is a registered trademark of Medtronic, Inc.
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