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What's breakthrough pain like? As bad as original?
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
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In brief: No
Breakthorugh (btp) pain is pain that is above the baseline pain.
Not all episodes of btp require attention. 50% have no cause - it just happens. Btp usually peaks in 3-5 min and lasts about 40-60min.

In brief: No
Breakthorugh (btp) pain is pain that is above the baseline pain.
Not all episodes of btp require attention. 50% have no cause - it just happens. Btp usually peaks in 3-5 min and lasts about 40-60min.
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