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Table 5 Comparison of drugs in spinal implant system in LBP and FBS

From: Long-term experience with implanted intrathecal drug administration systems for failed back syndrome and chronic mechanical low back pain

  LBP FBS
  n = 12 n = 25
Diamorphine n (%) 12 (100) 25 (100)
Bupivacaine n (%) 9 (75) 23 (92)
Clonidine n (%) 8 (67) 19 (76)
Baclofen n (%) 0 (0) 3 (12)
  1. LBP = Low Back Pain (without prior surgery); FBS = Failed Back Syndrome