Pain physicians are floating the idea that low-dose tramadol could be down-scheduled to meet a need for moderate analgesia in the wake of Australia’s OTC codeine ban. Victorian pain physician Dr Michael Vagg says talk in pain medicine circles has centred around which medications could be appropriate contenders to replace low-dose codeine, with tramadol being ...
Tramadol touted to replace codeine for moderate analgesia
By Tessa Hoffman
1 May 2018