Uses of Tramadol
Tramadol is used to relieve ongoing, moderate pain in people who need all-day pain relief (“around clock” dosing). It is similar to narcotic drugs painkillers. It works on certain nerves in the brain, how we experience pain.
How to use of tramadol
Take tramadol in the mouth,. Either with the food always or always without food, usually once daily or directed by your doctor If nausea occurs, consult your doctor or pharmacist about ways to reduce it (z. B. antihistamines, lying down for 1 to 2 hours with as little movement as possible head).
Swallow tramadol whole. Do not crush, chew, or separate tablets. This release tramadol would in the bloodstream all at once, possibly causing serious (sometimes fatal) side effects.
The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Have to reduce the risk of side effects, your doctor may tell we to gradually increase your dose when starting long-acting Tramadol. The maximum recommended dose is 300 milligrams per day.
If we have severe kidney disease (eg, on dialysis) or severe liver disease (eg. As cirrhosis), regular-release tramadol is recommended instead of the long-acting form.
Pain medications work best if they occur as the first signs of pain. If you wait until the pain has worsened, medication mayn’t work as well.
Follow. With your doctor or pharmacist’s instructions for safe use of non-narcotic pain relievers (eg, acetaminophen, ibuprofen) Ask. Your doctor or pharmacist for more information about your treatment
Tramadol may cause dependence, especially if it has been used regularly for an extended period or if it has been used in high doses. In such cases, withdrawal reactions (eg, anxiety, sweating, insomnia, tremor, diarrhea, rapid breathing) may occur while use Tramadol that if we suddenly stop Tramadol. Also, if you regularly taking narcotic medication doses for ongoing pain (eg, cancer pain), starting tramadol may cause a withdrawal reaction. To prevent that at the completion of redemption extended responses, regular treatment with Tramadol, gradually reduce the dosage to be complied with. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information, and report any withdrawal reactions immediately.
Rarely, abnormal behavior the search for drugs (addiction) is possible with Tramadol. Do not increase your dose, take it more frequently, or use it for a longer period of time than prescribed. Properly stop medication when directed.
When used for an extended period, tramadol may not work as well and may require different dosing. Talk with your doctor if Tramadol stops working.
Let us know if you do not decrease your doctor pain or if they become worse.
Side effects of tramadol
Nausea, vomiting, constipation, lightheadedness, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, weakness or may occur during the use Tramadol. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
To prevent constipation, a proper diet in fiber, drink plenty of water and exercise. If you buy tramadol regularly, it may be useful to start with a laxative right away instead of waiting until we clogged. Contact. To your pharmacist for details about the correct use of laxatives (eg, stimulant-type with stool softener)
Remember that your doctor has prescribed Tramadol because he or she has judged that the benefit to we is greater than risk of side effects. Many people using Tramadol do not have serious side effects.
Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:
Tell your doctor immediately if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur:
A very serious allergic reaction to tramadol (which may occur while use Tramadol as early as the first dose) is rare. However, seek immediate medical help if you have any of the following symptoms:
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If we notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Precautions of Tramadol
Before long-acting Tramadol, tell your doctor or pharmacist if we cause allergic or other drugs (eg, codeine), or if we have any other allergies.
Tramadol should not be used when certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have:
Before using Tramadol, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of:
Tramadol may make we dizzy or drowsy. Be careful when driving, using machinery, or doing any activity that requires alertness. Avoid alcoholic beverages because they may increase your risk of side effects