Nucynta vs Tramadol

Nucynta
(Rx)
Tramadol
(Rx)
Nucynta is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Tramadol is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.3
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.5
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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November 20, 2008
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,425 Discussions
244,967 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#3 for Severe Pain
Nucynta is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Depression
#4 for Pain Relief
#5 for Fibromyalgia
#6 for Anxiety
#7 for Headaches
#8 for Back Pain
#9 for Chronic Pain
#10 for RLS
#11 for Arthritis
#12 for Nerve Pain
#13 for Migraines
#14 for Severe Pain
Tramadol is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Withdrawal Symptoms, although this is not an approved use.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Nuc
Nausea
9
Dizziness
4
Hallucinations
3
Serotonin Syndrome
2
Dry Mouth
2
Stomach Problems
1
Diabetes
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Palpitations
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Tra
Nausea
5
Euphoria
3
Dizziness
3
Serotonin Syndrome
2
Hallucinations
1
Tingling
1
Dry Mouth
1
Rash
1
Paranoia
1
Head Zaps
1
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Nucynta
Nuc
Tramadol
Tra
Nausea
Nuc
Tra
9
5
Dizziness
Nuc
Tra
4
3
Hallucinations
Nuc
Tra
3
1
Serotonin Syndrome
Nuc
Tra
2
2
Dry Mouth
Nuc
Tra
2
1
Stomach Problems
Nuc
Tra
1
0
Diabetes
Nuc
Tra
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Nuc
Tra
1
0
Palpitations
Nuc
Tra
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Nuc
Tra
1
0
Nausea
Tra
Nuc
5
9
Euphoria
Tra
Nuc
3
0
Dizziness
Tra
Nuc
3
4
Serotonin Syndrome
Tra
Nuc
2
2
Hallucinations
Tra
Nuc
1
3
Tingling
Tra
Nuc
1
0
Dry Mouth
Tra
Nuc
1
2
Rash
Tra
Nuc
1
0
Paranoia
Tra
Nuc
1
0
Head Zaps
Tra
Nuc
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Nucynta during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Tramadol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
There may be a negative interaction between Tramadol and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg
Capsule: 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg
Tablet: 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Tapentadol Hydrochloride
Tramadol Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Nucynta and Tramadol: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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