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Tramadol (Ultram)

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Description

Tramadol is a medication used for pain relief. It is used in the treatment of moderate to moderately severe pain. It is classified as an opioid. It works by affecting the nervous system and the brain, bringing about a relief from pain.

Side Effects

There have been side effects reported by users of this medication. some of these side effects are common while others are rare and quite serious. The side effects of Tramadol include:

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Tremor
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Anxiety and agitation
  • Prutitus

Rare but serious side effects reported by users of this medication include:

  • Instability of the central nervous system.
  • Low respiratory symptoms.
  • Abnormal heart functionality.
  • Allergic reactions.

Tramadol should not be used by adults and is not recommended for children below the age of 18. Tramadol is not safe for use by pregnant women. It is therefore not recommended for use during pregnancy. Also, it is strictly contraindicated during delivery. Breastfeeding women should avoid the use of this drug as it is excreted into the breast milk.

Precautions

Tramadol can be bought online and administered carefully in the case of the following conditions:

  • Gastric abnormalities.
  • Trouble breathing.
  • Mental sickness.
  • Recent alcohol use, use of tranquilizers, sedatives or narcotic drugs.
  • Kidney/liver disease.

Caution should be taken while using Tramadol as it is habit-forming. Addiction can occur even while taking the drug at prescribed doses. Do not share Tramadol with anyone, especially people addicted to alcohol or drugs.

Before stopping your treatment with Tramadol, consult your doctor for the best possible way of doing this. The use of alcohol while taking tramadol is strictly prohibited as it may bring about serious side effects or even death.

Taking Tramadol

Tramadol is made in the form of tablets or capsules. Both of these forms are administered orally. The available doses include 50 mg, 100 mg and 200 mg. Tramadol can be used with food or without food. However, it should be taken with a full glass of water.

The maximum recommended dose is 400 mg for every 24-hour period. In the case of users above the age of 75, the maximum dose is 300 mg per day. Always take the dose that was prescribed by your doctor. Do not take a higher or lower dose. Also, do not continue with treatment using Tramadol for a period that is longer than prescribed.

Drug Interactions

The following drugs must not be used alongside Tramadol:

  • MAO inhibitors.
  • Quinidine, Erythromycin, Ritonavir and Carbamazepine.
  • Fluoxetine, Duloxetine and Venlafaxine.

Missed doses and overdoses

Since this drug is used for pain relief, it is hard to miss a dose. However, if you miss a dose, skip it entirely if it is time for the next dose. Avoid overdosing on Tramadol as it may bring about undesired symptoms. These include fainting, clammy and cold skin, abnormal drowsiness, unstable heart rhythm and slow breathing.

Buying Tramadol Online

If you are looking to buy Tramadol online, ensure you know the dose you require and the quantity you need. This will ensure you have enough pills till the time you need a refill. Visit a reputable online pharmacy, place your order and await shipment of your Tramadol.