Q16. What is the evidence for the use of antispastic medications for post-SCI neurogenic pain?
1. Intrathecal Baclofen improves musculoskeletal pain post SCI and may help
dysethetic pain related to spasticity.
2. Motor point phenol block reduces spastic shoulder pain over the short-term (level 4 evidence).
3. Botulinum toxin injections for focal spasticity improve pain (level 4 evidence).
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