Ultram is a prescription medicine used to treat symptoms of moderate to severe pain. Ultram may be used alone or with other medications. Ultram belongs to a class of drugs called Opioid Analgesics.It is not known if Ultram is safe and effective in children younger than 17 years of age.
Since Ultram is used for pain, you are not likely to miss a dose. Skip any missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. A tramadol overdose can be fatal, especially in a child or other person using Ultram without a prescription. Overdose symptoms may include severe drowsiness, pinpoint pupils, slow breathing, or no breathing.
What to avoid
Do not drink alcohol. Dangerous side effects or death could occur.
Rramadol may impair your thinking or reactions. Avoid driving or operating machinery until you know how this medicine will affect you. Dizziness or severe drowsiness can cause falls or other accidents.