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1. Association of Tramadol With All-Cause Mortality Among Patients With Osteoarthritis. (PubMed)

Association of Tramadol With All-Cause Mortality Among Patients With Osteoarthritis. An American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons guideline recommends tramadol for patients with knee osteoarthritis, and an American College of Rheumatology guideline conditionally recommends tramadol as first-line therapy for patients with knee osteoarthritis, along with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.To examine the association of tramadol prescription with all-cause mortality among patients (...) with osteoarthritis.Sequential, propensity score-matched cohort study at a general practice in the United Kingdom. Individuals aged at least 50 years with a diagnosis of osteoarthritis in the Health Improvement Network database from January 2000 to December 2015, with follow-up to December 2016.Initial prescription of tramadol (n = 44 451), naproxen (n = 12 397), diclofenac (n = 6512), celecoxib (n = 5674), etoricoxib (n = 2946), or codeine (n = 16 922).All-cause mortality within 1 year after initial tramadol prescription

2019 JAMA

2. Tramadol in dentistry: is it effective as a local anesthetic? A systematic review

Tramadol in dentistry: is it effective as a local anesthetic? A systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2019 PROSPERO

3. Safety and efficacy of on-demand tramadol in patients with premature ejaculation: an updated meta-analysis

Safety and efficacy of on-demand tramadol in patients with premature ejaculation: an updated meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

4. Tramadol

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2018 Trip Latest and Greatest

7. Tramadol? Think of it more as ‘Tramadont’

Tramadol? Think of it more as ‘Tramadont’ Tramadol? Think of it more as 'Tramadont' - CanadiEM Tramadol? Think of it more as ‘Tramadont’ In , by Shahbaz Syed December 13, 2017 Ok, I’ll concede that title is pretty bad, but I felt my usual name for Tramadol (Tramacrap), just didn’t seem as appropriate for a headline. Dad jokes aside, Tramadol is a synthetic opioid that entered the Canadian market in 2005, and has seen widespread uptake and use. Unfortunately, Tramadol has not been the miracle (...) drug that we anticipated it would be, as is fraught with harms. Alarmingly, despite a host of problems associated with this medication (as we will get in to), the Canadian government has yet to reclassify Tramadol as an opioid, and this has some concerning ramifications. What is Tramadol? Tramadol is a synthetic analgesic that is converted to M1 (an opioid) by the liver, as well as enhancing serotonin and norepinephrine neurotransmission – resulting in its dual action analgesic properties 1

2017 CandiEM

8. Tramadol for neuropathic pain in adults. (PubMed)

Tramadol for neuropathic pain in adults. This review is an update of a review of tramadol for neuropathic pain, published in 2006; updating was to bring the review in line with current standards. Neuropathic pain, which is caused by a lesion or disease affecting the somatosensory system, may be central or peripheral in origin. Peripheral neuropathic pain often includes symptoms such as burning or shooting sensations, abnormal sensitivity to normally painless stimuli, or an increased sensitivity (...) to normally painful stimuli. Neuropathic pain is a common symptom in many diseases of the peripheral nervous system.To assess the analgesic efficacy of tramadol compared with placebo or other active interventions for chronic neuropathic pain in adults, and the adverse events associated with its use in clinical trials.We searched CENTRAL, MEDLINE, and Embase for randomised controlled trials from inception to January 2017. We also searched the reference lists of retrieved studies and reviews, and online

2017 Cochrane

9. Tramadol with or without paracetamol (acetaminophen) for cancer pain. (Full text)

Tramadol with or without paracetamol (acetaminophen) for cancer pain. Tramadol is an opioid analgesic licensed for use in moderate to severe pain. It is considered as a low risk for abuse, so control regulations are not as stringent as for 'strong' opioids such as morphine. It has a potential role as a step 2 option of the World Health Organization (WHO) analgesic ladder.To assess the benefits and adverse effects of tramadol with or without paracetamol (acetaminophen) for cancer-related pain.We (...) participants. All the studies enrolled participants with chronic malignant tumour-related pain who were experiencing pain intensities described as moderate to severe, with most experiencing at least 4/10 with current treatment. The mean ages were 59 to 70 years, with participants aged between 24 and 87 years. Study length ranged from one day to six months. Five studies used a cross-over design. Tramadol doses ranged from 50 mg as single dose to 600 mg per day; doses of 300 mg per day to 400 mg per day were

2017 Cochrane PubMed

10. Impact of tramadol and morphine abuse on the activities of acetylcholine esterase, Na+/K+-ATPase and related parameters in cerebral cortices of male adult rats (Full text)

Impact of tramadol and morphine abuse on the activities of acetylcholine esterase, Na+/K+-ATPase and related parameters in cerebral cortices of male adult rats To determine the effect of the most commonly abused drugs (tramadol and morphine), on acetylcholine esterase (AChE), Na+/K+-ATPase activities and related parameters, Na+ and K+ as biomarkers of neurotoxicity.Tramadol - as a weak μ opioid receptor agonist- and morphine - as opiate analgesic drugs, were chosen for the present study. Four (...) series of experimental animals were conducted for either tramadol or morphine: control series; repeated single equal doses (therapeutic dose) series; cumulative increasing doses series and delay (withdrawal) series (96 hours withdrawal period after last administration), at time period intervals 7, 14 and 21 days. Acetylcholine esterase (AChE), Na+/K+-ATPase activities and related parameters, Na+ and K+ were measured in cerebral cortices of experimental rats.Acetylcholine esterase (AChE) activity

2017 Electronic physician PubMed

12. Single fixed-dose oral dexketoprofen plus tramadol for acute postoperative pain in adults. (Full text)

Single fixed-dose oral dexketoprofen plus tramadol for acute postoperative pain in adults. Combining two different analgesics in fixed doses in a single tablet can provide better pain relief than either drug alone in acute pain. This appears to be broadly true across a range of different drug combinations, in postoperative pain and migraine headache. A new combination of dexketoprofen (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug) plus tramadol (an opioid) has been tested in acute postoperative pain (...) conditions. It is not yet licensed for use. This review is one of a series on oral analgesics for acute postoperative pain. Individual reviews have been brought together in two overviews to provide information about the relative efficacy and harm of the different interventions.To assess the analgesic efficacy and adverse effects of a single fixed-dose of oral dexketoprofen plus tramadol, compared with placebo, for moderate to severe postoperative pain in adults, using methods that permit comparison

2016 Cochrane PubMed

13. "Weak" opioid analgesics: codeine, dihydrocodeine and tramadol are no less risky than morphine

"Weak" opioid analgesics: codeine, dihydrocodeine and tramadol are no less risky than morphine Prescrire IN ENGLISH - Spotlight ''"Weak" opioid analgesics: codeine, dihydrocodeine and tramadol are no less risky than morphine'', 1 February 2016 {1} {1} {1} | | > > > "Weak" opioid analgesics: codeine, dihydrocodeine and tramadol are no less risky than morphine Spotlight Every month, the subjects in Prescrire’s Spotlight. 100 most recent :  |   |   |   |    (...) |   |   |   |   |  Spotlight "Weak" opioid analgesics: codeine, dihydrocodeine and tramadol are no less risky than morphine FEATURED REVIEW When opioid therapy is needed, there is no evidence that codeine, dihydrocodeine or tramadol is less risky than morphine at its lowest effective dose. The efficacy of these drugs varies more from one patient to another, and their multiple pharmacokinetic interactions can be difficult to manage. Weak opioids require at least

2016 Prescrire

14. Tramadol Plus Acetaminophen for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness

Tramadol Plus Acetaminophen for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness Tramadol Plus Acetaminophen for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Tramadol Plus Acetaminophen for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness Tramadol Plus Acetaminophen for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness Published on: November 3, 2015 Project Number: RB0927-000 Product Line (...) : Research Type: Drug Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of tramadol plus acetaminophen for the management of pain in adult patients? Key Message Two randomized controlled trials and four non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of tramadol plus acetaminophen for the management of pain in adult patients. Tags acetaminophen, anesthesia, paracetamol, tramadol, Tramacet Files Rapid Response Summary of Abstracts

2015 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

15. Opioids for the Management of Tramadol Withdrawal

Opioids for the Management of Tramadol Withdrawal Disclaimer: The Rapid Response Service is an information service for those involved in planning and providing health care in Canada. Rapid responses are based on a limited literature search and are not comprehensive, systematic reviews. The intent is to provide a list of sources of the best evidence on the topic that CADTH could identify using all reasonable efforts within the time allowed. Rapid responses should be considered along with other (...) not be copied, posted on a web site, redistributed by email or stored on an electronic system without the prior written permission of CADTH or applicable copyright owner. Links: This report may contain links to other information available on the websites of third parties on the Internet. CADTH does not have control over the content of such sites. Use of third party sites is governed by the owners’ own terms and conditions. TITLE: Opioids for the Management of Tramadol Withdrawal: Clinical Effectiveness DATE

2015 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

16. Opioids for the management of tramadol withdrawal: clinical effectiveness

Opioids for the management of tramadol withdrawal: clinical effectiveness Opioids for the management of tramadol withdrawal: clinical effectiveness Opioids for the management of tramadol withdrawal: clinical effectiveness CADTH Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation CADTH. Opioids for the management of tramadol withdrawal (...) : clinical effectiveness. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response. 2015 Authors' conclusions No relevant literature was identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of opioids for the management of patients experiencing tramadol withdrawal symptoms. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Substance Withdrawal Syndrome; Tramadols Language Published English Country of organisation Canada Province or state Ontario English

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

17. Tramadol for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients

Tramadol for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients TITLE: Tramadol for the Management of Pain in Adult Patients: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines DATE: 24 October 2014 RESEARCH QUESTIONS 1. What is the clinical effectiveness of tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients? 2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of tramadol for pain in adult patients? KEY FINDINGS Four systematic reviews, 17 randomized controlled trials, seven non-randomized studies (...) , and five evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients. METHODS A limited literature search was conducted on key resources including PubMed, The Cochrane Library (2014, Issue 10), University of York Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD), Pubmed, Medline (OVID) and Embase (OVID) databases, Canadian and major international health technology agencies, as well as a focused Internet search. Methodological filters were applied

2014 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

18. Tramadol/Acetaminophen Tablets Provide Rapid, Effective, and Dose-Dependent Analgesia Following Dental Surgery

Tramadol/Acetaminophen Tablets Provide Rapid, Effective, and Dose-Dependent Analgesia Following Dental Surgery UTCAT2725, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Tramadol/Acetaminophen Tablets Provide Rapid, Effective, and Dose-Dependent Analgesia Following Dental Surgery Clinical Question Following dental surgery, does Tramadol provide adequate analgesia when compared to hydrocodone/APAP or codeine/APAP (...) combination drug preparations? Clinical Bottom Line Tramadol/Acetaminophen 75/650mg tablets provide effective, rapid ( Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Jung/2004 128 healthy adults undergoing extraction of > or = 1 impacted 3rd molars Randomized Controlled Trial Key results Tr/APAP 75/650mg and Co/APAP/Ibuprofen 20/500/400mg mean total pain relief and the sum of pain intensity difference were

2014 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

19. Tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients: clinical effectiveness and guidelines

Tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients: clinical effectiveness and guidelines CADTH Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation CADTH (...) . Tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients: clinical effectiveness and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response: reference list. 2014 Authors' conclusions Four systematic reviews, 17 randomized controlled trials, seven non-randomized studies, and five evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of tramadol for the management of pain in adult patients. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD

2014 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

20. Tramadol

Tramadol USE OF TRAMADOL IN PREGNANCY 0344 892 0909 USE OF TRAMADOL IN PREGNANCY (Date of issue: January 2016 , Version: 2 ) This is a UKTIS monograph for use by health care professionals. For case-specific advice please contact UKTIS on 0344 892 0909. To report an exposure please download and complete a . Please encourage all women to complete an . A corresponding patient information leaflet on is available at . Summary Tramadol is an opioid receptor agonist with serotonergic and noradrenergic (...) activity used in the management of moderate to severe pain. The available published data concerning gestational tramadol exposure describe the outcomes of approximately 1900 exposed infants, with the majority of the data considering the risk of congenital malformation alone. Data considering the risk of other adverse pregnancy outcomes are highly limited. Data regarding malformation risk are conflicting. A large prospective population-based study identified possible associations between first trimester

2014 UK Teratology Information Service