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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 R, Derry S, Wiffen P, Bell R, et al. Tramadol for Treating Neuropathic Pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2017; 6. https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD003726.pub4/epdf/abstract

Reference

Title
Tramadol for Treating Neuropathic Pain
Publication
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date
2017
Authors
Duehmke R, Derry S, Wiffen P, Bell R, et al.
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