Tramadol Linked to Higher Mortality in Osteoarthritis 01-04-2019

Tramadol Linked to Higher Mortality in Osteoarthritis (Klik hier) ENG

The authors note that tramadol, a weak opioid agonist, “has been considered a potential alternative to NSAIDs and traditional opioids because of its assumed relatively lower risk of serious cardiovascular and gastrointestinal adverse effects than NSAIDs, as well as a lower risk of addiction and respiratory depression compared with other opioids” and that tramadol prescriptions for OA have been increasing since 2000.

Janis C. Kelly

March 12, 2019

 

Vertaling:

Tramadol gekoppeld aan hogere kans op overlijden bij artrose Vertaald 01-04-2019 (klik hier) NL

 

Advertenties