Tamadol 500mg capsule:
Each capsule contains: Tramadol HCI 50mg
Tramadol hydrochloride are an opioid agonist. It is a centrally acting analgesic which possesses opioid agonist properties. The chemical name for tramadol hydrochloride is (±)cis-2-[(dimethylamino)methyl] -1-(3-methoxyphenyl) cyclohexanol hydrochloride.
It is indicated in adults for the management of pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate.
Because of the risks of addiction, abuse, and misuse with opioids, even at recommended doses, reserve it for use in patients for whom alternative treatment options [e.g., non-opioid analgesics]:
- Have not been tolerated or are not expected to be tolerated.
- Have not provided adequate analgesia or are not expected to provide adequate analgesia.