Description and composition
Tramadol 100mg is included in the list of narcotic drugs. Tramadol is a fairly strong drug, so you need to take it strictly according to the indications. The duration of therapy should be determined by the doctor. Unauthorized medication intake can lead to serious and devastating consequences. At the time of therapy with Tramadol, you should refuse from driving a car and performing the work that requires high concentration.
Tramadol is an opioid agonist; therefore, it can cause mental and physical dependence. The International Convention classifies this drug as narcotic. Therefore it can only be purchased with a doctor’s prescription. This drug is prescribed only if non-opioid painkillers don’t affect the body.
Indications and contraindications on
The drug is prescribed for elimination of severe and moderate pain syndrome. It relieves symptoms of various etymologies. Most often, Tramadol is used in the following clinical situations:
severe pain resulting from an injury;
neuralgia with pain syndrome.
Tramadol is a strong painkiller. It’s used to treat moderate to severe pain, for example after an operation or a serious injury.
It’s also used to treat long-standing pain when weaker painkillers no longer work.
Tramadol is available only on prescription. It comes as tablets, capsules and liquid drops that you swallow. It can also be given by injection but this is usually only done in hospital.
Key facts on tramadol
- The most common side effects of tramadol are feeling sick and dizzy.
- It’s possible to become addicted to tramadol, but your doctor will explain how to reduce the risks of becoming addicted.
- If you need to take tramadol for more than a few weeks, your treatment plan may include details of how and when to stop taking this medicine.
- It’s best not to drink alcohol with tramadol as you’re more likely to get side effects like feeling sleepy.
- Tramadol is also called by the brand names Invodol, Larapam, Mabron, Maneo, Marol, Maxitram, Oldaram, Tilodol, Tradorec, Tramquel, Tramulief, Zamadol, Zeridame and Zydol.