Transdermal Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Radiation Induced Mucositis Pain in Head & Neck Cancer Patients: A Pilot Study

Protocol No
IIT-SHREENIVAS-BUPRENORPHINE
Principal Investigator
Aditya Shreenivas
Phase
II
Summary
This project is being done to investigate the efficacy of using FDA approved doses of a Buprenorphine patch in combination with oral Tramadol to provide adequate pain control in radiation induced mucositis
Description
Transdermal buprenorphine for the treatment of radiation induced mucositis pain in head & neck cancer patients: A pilot study
Participating Institutions
Drexel Town Center
Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert West Bend Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital
Status
OPEN TO ACCRUAL
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