Safety and Efficacy of Once-Daily Hydromorphone Extended-Release Versus Twice-Daily Oxycodone Hydrochloride Controlled-Release in Chinese Patients With Cancer Pain: A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Study – The Journal of Pain

This article demonstrates clinical noninferiority of the efficacy of once-daily hydromorphone ER compared with twice-daily oxycodone CR in alleviating cancer pain in Chinese patients, with comparable safety profiles between the 2 treatment groups. Thus, a treatment option with the potential for a reduced dosing frequency exists for health care providers and patients.

via Safety and Efficacy of Once-Daily Hydromorphone Extended-Release Versus Twice-Daily Oxycodone Hydrochloride Controlled-Release in Chinese Patients With Cancer Pain: A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Multicenter Study – The Journal of Pain.

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