What are the side effects of Ultram 50 mg?
SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea, vomiting, constipation, lightheadedness, dizziness, drowsiness, or headache may occur. Some of these side effects may decrease after you have been using this medication for a while. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
What is tramadol Ultram used for?
This medication is used to help relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. Tramadol belongs to a class of drugs known as opioid analgesics. It works in the brain to change how your body feels and responds to pain.
Who should not take Ultram?
Do not give this medicine to: Children younger than 12 years of age. Children younger than 18 years of age who have had surgery removal of tonsils or adenoids. Children 12 to 18 years of age who have a high risk for breathing problems (eg, obstructive sleep apnea, obesity, lung disease).
Does tramadol hurt your kidneys?
Renal toxicity has been described with tramadol overdoses; however, it is typically associated with rhabdomyolysis, multiorgan failure, and/or mortality.
Is tramadol and Ultram the same thing?
Ultram and tramadol are both the same drug. Ultram is a brand name, and tramadol is the name of the drug itself. The product with tramadol and tylenol in it is called Ultracet. Tramadol (Ultram) causes me insomnia. My REM sleep is affected.
What is the difference between Ultram and tramadol?
Tramadol, though not synthetic, is grouped as an opioid pain reliever. On the other hand, ultram is an immediate-release tablet. Tramadol is noted with average to serious pain, while ultram is noted for pain management. Ultram happens to be a brand name, while tramadol is the generic drug for this drug. Also, tramadol is cheaper than ultram.
What are the side effects of Ultram 200 mg?
Does Ultram cause liver damage?
Pyrrolizidine alkaloids can damage the liver gradually if small amounts are consumed for a long time. Damage can occur more quickly if a large amount is consumed. The hepatic veins may become clogged, blocking blood flow out of the liver. Affected people have abdominal pain and may vomit.