What is Tramahexal SR?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Tramadol

Tramahexal SR is a brand name for sustained-release tramadol. Tramadol SR is an opioid analgesic in an extended release formulation used for the relief of moderate to moderately-severe pain. Extended release formulations are used for patients requiring around-the-clock management of pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fibromyalgia 3 2
Chronic idiopathic back pain 1 1
Headaches 1 2
Muscle pain 1 0
Neck pain 1 2
Pain 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
2
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tramahexal SR

Side effect Patients
Dizziness and feeling faint 1
Fatigue 1
Nausea and dizziness 1
Unintentional weight loss 1
Vomiting 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tramahexal SR

Dosage Patients
200 mg twice daily 1
600 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Tramahexal SR

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Tramahexal SR

Duration

Currently taking Tramahexal SR

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 2

Stopped taking Tramahexal SR

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 2
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Tramahexal SR and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Buprenorphine (Subutex) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Tramahexal SR.