Tramadol is a medication that is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It is a synthetic opioid analgesic that works by changing the way the body perceives pain. Tramadol is typically used to treat pain caused by surgery, injury, or chronic conditions such as cancer or arthritis.
- Treatment of moderate to severe pain caused by surgery, injury, or chronic conditions
- Can help relieve moderate to severe pain
- May improve pain caused by surgery, injury, or chronic conditions
- Common side effects may include nausea, dizziness, and constipation.
- Less common side effects may include drowsiness, headache, and dry mouth.
- Tell your doctor if you have any unusual side effects.
- If you experience allergic reaction such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat, seek medical attention immediately.
It’s important to note that tramadol can be habit-forming and may be misused, so it should be used only under the direction of a healthcare provider. Also, it may interact with other medications and may cause serious side effects when taken with certain medications. It can also cause drowsiness and impair mental and physical abilities, so do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how tramadol affects you.