Pentadol 50 is a medicine used to treat moderate to severe acute pain in adults. It is used to treat many conditions such as headache, fever, period pai... View More
Uses of Pentadol 50
Side effects of Pentadol 50
How to use Pentadol 50
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Pentadol 50 may be taken w... View More
How Pentadol 50 works
Pentadol 50 decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.
What if you forget to take Pentadol 50?
If you miss a dose of Pentadol 50, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Acute Moderate-to-Severe Pain, Musculoskeletal pain, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Moderate to severe acute pain Adult: Initially, 50 mg, 75 mg or 100 mg 4-6 hrly, depending on pain intensity. On day 1, a 2nd dose may be given... View More
Safety and efficacy not established
Renal impairment CrCl >30 mL/min : Dosage adjustment not required CrCl <30 mL/min: Not recommended
Significant resp depression (in unmonitored settings or absence of resuscitative equipment), acute or severe bronchial asthma or hypercapnia, known or s... View More
Mode of Action
Mu-opioid agonist; inhibits ascending pain pathways, thus altering response to pain; produces analgesia, respiratory depression, and sedation; also inhi... View More
Tapentadol should be administered with caution to patients with conditions accompanied by hypoxia, hypercapnia, respiratory problems such as: asthma, ch... View More
>10% Nausea (30%),Dizziness (24%),Vomiting (18%),Somnolence (15%) 1-10% (selected) Constipation (8%),Pruritus (5%),Xerostomia (4%),Fatigue (3%),Hyp... View More
Potential severe adverse effects w/ MAOIs. CNS-active drugs; other serotonergic agents (including triptans, SSRIs, other SNRIs, lithium, sibutramine, fe... View More
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