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Impact of cachexia and opioid analgesic co-treatment on pregabalin pharmacokinetics and central nervous system symptoms in cancer patients.

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Summary of "Impact of cachexia and opioid analgesic co-treatment on pregabalin pharmacokinetics and central nervous system symptoms in cancer patients."

Cancer patients receiving pregabalin potentially have a high incidence of central nervous system (CNS) symptoms. The purpose of this study was to explore clinical factors influencing the incidence of CNS symptoms, including plasma pregabalin exposure, cancer cachexia, and opioid analgesic co-treatment.

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Name: Therapeutic drug monitoring
ISSN: 1536-3694
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