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Ultram â Side-Effects, Safety and Recall Information

According to the FDA, side-effects from Ultram


®* are not common, but they can occur. Tell your doctor if any of these side-effects are severe or do not go away:


· dizziness
· headache
· drowsiness
· blurred vision
· upset stomach
· vomiting
· diarrhea


If you experience any of the following side-effects, call your doctor immediately:


· fast heartbeat
· redness, swelling, and itching of the face
· numbness or tingling of the hands and feet
· difficulty breathing
· changes in urination
· seizures




*Ultram® is marketed by Ortho-McNeil for relieving pain. The active ingredient in Ultram® is tramadol.


 

Disclaimer: The information presented here is not meant to be medical advice nor to act as a substitute for medical advice. Serious side-effects, including death, could result if one were to take any prescription medicine without the supervision of a physician.



Copyright 2003, Thomas Manaugh, PhD