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A synthetic analgesic, C16H25NO2, used in its hydrochloride form to treat moderate to moderately severe pain. It is structurally similar to codeine and has both opioid and nonopioid effects.

[tram-, of unknown origin + -adol, mixed opiate agonist/antagonist suffix.]


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Dubai: Three men have been accused of possessing 916,400 tramadol pills that drug enforcement officers found hidden in huge jute bags at a truck parking site.
The Dubai Customs (DC) has foiled a bid to smuggle 35 million tramadol pills and 2.
The products include 3000 kgs/month atenolol, 5000 kgs/month cinnarizine, 5000 kgs/month cyano diol base, 5000 kgs/month dextromethorphan HBr, 2000 kgs/month DFTA, 4000 kgs/month epoxy mesylate, 1500 kgs/month escitalopram oxalate, 5000 kgs/month fexofenadine HCl (BCN), 5000 kgs/month fexofenadine HCl, 5000 kgs/month Fexo Stage-10, 5000 kgs/month Fluconazole, 10,000 kgs/month Metaprolol Succinate, 2000 kgs/month Tramadol Base, 25,000 kgs/month Tramadol Hydrochloride (MBA), 25,000 kgs/month Tramadol Hydrochloride (MCA), 5,000 kgs/month Tramadol nitrate.
Emergency department visits associated with the misuse or abuse of tramadol more than doubled from 2005 to 2011, while visits for adverse reactions to tramadol increased 1.
The first report showed that while tramadol prescriptions rose 88% from 23.
Belfast women are selling the potentially lethal painkiller Tramadol for PS2 a pop.
A man is accused of trying to smuggle thousands of tramadol pills into UAE through Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Records show the sergeant, 27, was bribed with four pills of Tramadol to sneak the drug to other suspects in Rashidiya Police Station.
Tramadol represents an orally administered opioid drug that has shown analgesic potential in numerous species, including mammals, birds, and reptiles.
AUCKLAND REGISTERED nurse (RN) Sheridan Ann Hattaway has been found guilty of professional misconduct for misappropriating Tramadol on five separate occasions while working at Middlemore Hospital.
com)-- Tramadol (Ultram) and tapentadol (Nucynta) are two unique members of the opioid family.
Steven Baker was awaiting surgery on a slipped disc when he took the fatal dose of Tramadol, Teesside Coroner's Court was told.