Leotram is a pain relieving medicine. It is used to manage persistent, moderate to severe chronic pain that requires continuous, around-the-clock treatm... View More
Uses of Leotram
Side effects of Leotram
How to use Leotram
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Leotram works
Leotram is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.
What if you forget to take Leotram?
If you miss a dose of Leotram, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
Moderate to severe pain, Postoperative pain
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Moderate to severe pain Adult: Immediate release Chronic pain: 25 mg PO every morning initially; increased by 25-50 mg/day every 3 days up to ... View More
Moderate-to-Severe Pain Immediate release <17 years: Safety and efficacy not established >17 years (acute): 50-100 mg PO q4-6hr PRN; not to exceed 40... View More
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation 10-30 Increase dosing interval to 12 hrly. <10 Contraindicated.
Suicidal patients, acute alcoholism; head injuries; raised intracranial pressure; severe renal impairment; lactation.
Mode of Action
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>10% Constipation (24-46%),Nausea (24-40%),Dizziness (10-33%),Vertigo (26-33%),Headache (18-32%),Somnolence (7-25%),Vomiting (9-17%),Agitation (7-14%),... View More
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