Strategies for the Reduction or Discontinuation of Opioids: A 2021 Update


( Last Updated : May 11, 2021)
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Summary of Abstracts
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RB1571-000

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Question


  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding tapering strategies for the reduction or discontinuation of opioids?

  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding switching or crossover strategies for the reduction or discontinuation of opioids?


Key Message

Seven evidence-based guidelines regarding tapering strategies for the reduction or discontinuation of opioids were identified. Five evidence-based guidelines regarding switching or crossover strategies for the reduction or discontinuation of opioids were identified.