TY - JOUR TI - Pharmacotherapy of cancer pain in dogs and cats suffering from cancer AU - Milovanović Mirjana AU - Jovanović Milan AU - Vučković Sonja AU - Prostran Milica JN - Veterinarski glasnik PY - 2010 VL - 64 IS - 3-4 SP - 265 EP - 275 PT- Article AB- Pain is an important symptom that accompanies cancer disease. Cancer pain is a chronic pain of medium to strong intensity, and it usually seriously impairs the quality of life of the cancer patients. In dogs and cats, the management of cancer pain includes drugs from different pharmacological groups. They are non-opioid and opioid analgesics, NMDA antagonists, anticonvulsant drugs, tricyclic antidepressants and steroids. Some of them are registered for use in veterinary medicine, and some are drugs for use in human medicine. .