Common Medications Used in Rehabilitation Medicine

  • Christopher Sahler


**This chapter covers some of the commonly used medications in rehabilitation medicine. Although we have dosing recommendations below, all doses should be verified and adjusted according to your patient’s co-morbidities and needs.**


Receptor Opioid Dose Recommendation Rehabilitation Medicine Opioid Agonist Short Acting 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMt. Sinai HospitalNew YorkUSA

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