Tramadol is sold under the brand name of Ultram. Ultram is used in the treatment of Opioid pain medication which mostly used for moderate to moderately severe pain. The medicine has to be taken by mouth directly. The medicine shows immediate action after taking the drug. In some cases, Ultram is given in the form of injection. The duration of the action of this medicine lasts for 6 hours. Ultram belongs to the Opiate analgesic drug class. The melting point of this drug is 180-degree Celsius to 181-degree celsius. Ultram is used in the treatment of both acute and achronic pains.
Side effects of Ultram or Tramadol:
As you are using this drug to decrease the external and internal pains you will face some side effects.
Most commonly, the common side effects of Ultram or Tramadol:
These are very regular side effects that every person who uses this drug may face. Some other serious side effects are breathing problems, breathing problems during sleep, severe stomach ache, difficulty urinating, loss of appetite, tiredness, weight loss, fainting. If you have been facing these problems, then immediately consult your consultant doctor.
In some rare cases, the increase in serotonin will happen while you are using this drug. This may cause serotonin syndrome. Then it leads to having some side effects like fast heartbeat, hallucinations, severe dizziness, and severe tiredness.
Sometimes, it may lead to an allergic reaction. So make sure to inform your doctor before using this drug.
If you are taking the treatment for moderate to moderately severe pain, then before he or she prescribes this medicine make sure to report about your medical history. If you have any allergies or any other symptoms before, then make sure to inform your doctor in detail.
If your medical history has any diseases like disorders, head injury, tumor, seizures, breathing problems, asthma, sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases, kidney diseases, liver disease, mood changes, confusion, depression, suicidal thoughts, paralytic ileus, difficulty urinating, gallbladder diseases, disease of the pancreas, obesity then inform your doctor in detail about your problems before taking this medicine.
If you take this medicine, you may get some common side effects like dizziness. So, avoid driving as possible. Otherwise, you have many chances to get an accident. So, be careful while driving.
If you are pregnant or about to be pregnant, then do not use this medication without a doctor’s prescription.