Tramadol and cycling: is it the end of a "painful" relationship? An insight from 60,802 doping-control samples from 2012 to 2020 - Zandonai T, Peir ó AM, Covelli C, de la Torre X, Botrè F.
PURPOSE: To assess the prevalence of tramadol use among athletes from 2012 to 2020. METHODS: All urine samples were collected from national and international in-competition doping-control tests that took place in Italy between 2012 and 2020. The an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Experts and Addict Urge Tramadol Users to 'Stop' As Drug Authority Fastens Control Over Medicine
[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -- On 01 November, the Ethiopian Food and Drug Authority issued an unusual announcement that it was set to implement a strict control and has directed pharmacies in Ethiopia to restrain from selling tramadol, an opioid medicine used for the short-term relief, as one of over-the-counter medicines to consumers without special prescriptions from authorized physicians. The Authority issued the caution based on increasing reports on the abuse of the pain killer, which it said was risking the lives of many, particu (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 8, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ethiopia: ExpertsA an Addict Urge Tramadol Users to 'Stop' As Drug Authority Fastens Control Over Medicine
[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -- On 01 November, the Ethiopian Food and Drug Authority issued an unusual announcement that it was set to implement a strict control and has directed pharmacies in Ethiopia to restrain from selling tramadol, an opioid medicine used for the short-term relief, as one of over-the-counter medicines to consumers without special prescriptions from authorized physicians. The Authority issued the caution based on increasing reports on the abuse of the pain killer, which it said was risking the lives of many, particu (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 8, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tramadol US - 634444 - 08/16/2022
Unlawful Sale of Unapproved and Misbranded Drugs to United States Consumers Over the Internet (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - August 23, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Tramadol in seized drugs containing non-pharmaceutical fentanyl: crime lab data from Ohio, USA - Ruhter L, Juhascik M, Watson J, Sweeney K, Daniulaityte R.
Introduction Non-pharmaceutical fentanyl and related drugs (NPF) have contributed to increases in drug-related overdose mortality in the U.S. More data are needed to track the shifting composition of fentanyl-containing drug mixtures. The key aims of the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

tramadol
Title: tramadolCategory: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/2/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - August 2, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

What It Really Feels Like to Have Monkeypox
Since the global monkeypox outbreak began in May 2022, more than 22,000 cases have been confirmed in countries around the world. More than 5,000 of those cases have been recorded in the U.S., with many clustered in hotspots including New York and California. The virus, which often results in a blister-like rash and spreads through close contact, has so far predominantly affected men who have sex with men. Even as cases tick up and monkeypox gains public attention, however, it can still be difficult to find information about testing, treatment, and vaccines. Many people who fear they are at risk or infected are left to seek...
Source: TIME: Health - August 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme, Angela Haupt and Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate monkeypox Source Type: news

Multiple suicide attempts associated with addiction to tramadol - Nobile B, Bonnin M, Oli é E, Courtet P.
BACKGROUND: The opioid tramadol is used as analgesic drug, and more recently was also proposed for the management of major depressive disorder. However, growing evidence suggests a link between opioid system dysfunction and suicidal behaviors, raising the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Defendant Convicted of Operating Large-Scale Opioid "Pill Mill" in Queens
FDA OCI, Ezhil Sezhian Kamaldoss, opioid, pill mill, distribute, pills, illegal, controlled substances, India, money laundering, conspiracy, misbranded, Rx, drug, tramadol, drug trafficking, bribes, alprazolam, Velaudapillai Navaratnarajah, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - June 28, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Defendant Convicted of Operating Large-Scale Opioid " Pill Mill " in Queens
FDA OCI, Ezhil Sezhian Kamaldoss, opioid, pill mill, distribute, pills, illegal, controlled substances, India, money laundering, conspiracy, misbranded, Rx, drug, tramadol, drug trafficking, bribes, alprazolam, Velaudapillai Navaratnarajah, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - June 28, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Tramadol and Mortality, CVD, VTE, and Hip Fractures in OA Tramadol and Mortality, CVD, VTE, and Hip Fractures in OA
What have we learned about the safety profile of tramadol therapy among osteoarthritis patients? A new study looks at potential risks associated with treatment.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Short-term mortality following tramadol poisonings in Denmark - S ørensen AMS, Petersen J, Christensen MB, Schelde AB, Andersen JT, Jimenez Solem E, Petersen TS.
Tramadol is a commonly used opioid with a potential of addiction and abuse. Using Danish nationwide registers, we aimed to 1) characterise opioid poisonings, 2) assess the 30-day mortality following morphine, oxycodone, and mixed poisonings compared to tra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Massive tramadol ingestion resulting in fatal brain injury - a pharmacokinetic study with discussion on the involved mechanisms of toxicity - Puszkiel A, Malissin I, Cisternino S, Pallet N, Decl èves X, Megarbane B.
BACKGROUND: Tramadol-attributed toxicity may involve opioid-like, serotoninergic, and noradrenergic mechanisms. We investigated the mechanisms of toxicity in a massive tramadol ingestion case by examining serial clinical, imaging, electroencephalography, p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The Problematic Use of Tramadol Is Increasing in France The Problematic Use of Tramadol Is Increasing in France
The number of suspicious prescriptions involving tramadol increased nearly twofold; the drug has become the second most frequently listed substance in suspicious prescriptions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Pharmacist Indicted for Tampering with a Controlled Substance
FDA OCI, Benjamin Dandurand, Shawnee Mission KS, pharmacist, tampering, controlled substance, Tramadol, Zolpidem, oxycodone hydrochloride, indictment, consumer protection, opioids, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - February 25, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news