Nabilone improves sleep compared to amitriptyline in fibromyalgia patients over 2 weeks
Vol: 7| Issue: 9| Number:2| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A
The effects of nabilone on sleep in fibromyalgia: results of a randomized controlled trialAnesth Analg. 2010 Feb 1;110(2):604-10. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e3181c76f70
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32 patients with fibromyalgia were randomized to receive either 0.5 mg nabilone or 10 mg amitriptyline over 2 weeks, with a possibility of doubling the dose after 1 week. Patients then underwent a 2-week washout period, and then received the opposite treatment to the first phase. The purpose of this study was to compare whether nabilone improved sleep compared to amitriptyline, and whether the two...
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