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An opiate agonist often used for persistent pain, tramadol was found in one meta-analysis to significantly reduce neuropathic pain when compared to placebo.

Duehmke, Rudolph M, J Hollingshead, and DR Cornblath. Tramadol for Neuropathic Pain. Cochrane Database of Neuropathic Pain. 2006; http://summaries.cochrane.org/CD003726/tramadol-for-neuropathic-pain

Reference

Title
Tramadol for Neuropathic Pain
Publication
Cochrane Database of Neuropathic Pain
Publication Date
2006
Authors
Duehmke, Rudolph M, J Hollingshead, and DR Cornblath
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