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Interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome

Interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome

We are cruising in an Airbus A380 at 36,000 ft, at nearly 570 mph, about half-way through a 14-hour flight from Sydney to Dubai. Unusually, the flight is jammed (apparently, Aussies head to Dubai for Easter), and I am confined to an inner row seat in the middle row of...
Using Amitriptyline in the treatment of neuropathic pain

Using Amitriptyline in the treatment of neuropathic pain

 Though we think we understand the mechanism of amitriptyline’s antidepressant effects, the mechanisms by which the drug exerts its pain-killing effects are complex and not fully clear  A colleague of mine, Mike, is what you might term, a computer geek. He works in...