Is Postherpetic Neuralgia Pain Targeting You?

If you have chronic postherpetic neuralgia pain find out how you could participate in a medical research study.

Local doctors are currently conducting a medical research study of investigational pain medication for individuals with moderate to severe chronic pain due to postherpetic neuralgia (PHN).

To be eligible for this study, you must:

  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Be medically diagnosed with PHN
  • Have moderate to severe chronic pain due to PHN

All study related visits,

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