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I have been taking ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) for 4 years (2-3 tablets when I have pain). Is this okay? Will my liver get damaged?

I have been taking ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) for 4 years (2-3 tablets when I have pain). Is this okay? Will my liver get damaged?

Possibly: 2-3 tablets per dose every 4-6 hours or only 2-3 tablets per day? Are you taking any other Tylenol/Acetominophen-containing meds? Liver damage & acute liver failure can occur at lower doses but is usually associated with using more than 4000 mg or acetominophen per day. If you're using only 2-3 pills per day, damage isn't likely.2-3 pills 4-6 times per day - you can easily damage liver. ...Read more

Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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What are the medicinal uses of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

What are the medicinal uses of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Pain control only.: Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) is a pain medication used to treat both acute and chronic pain. It is a combination of an opiate receptor blocking drug (although not classified as a true opiate) and acetaminophen. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) is?

Could you tell me what ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) is?

Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen): Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) is a combination medicine containing tramadol (a pain killer) and acetaminophen (same drug as in Tylenol). It carries the same risk as both of the drugs taken separately. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Please describe the medication: ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

See below: Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) contains a combination of tramadol and acetaminophen. Tramadol is a narcotic-like pain reliever. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of tramadol. Ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) is used to treat moderate to severe pain. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

What are the side effects of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Usually mild: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using ultracet: constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; increased sweating; loss of appetite; nausea. ...Read more

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Can i take ultracet for pain while on keppra (levetiracetam) for seizures?

Can i take ultracet for pain while on keppra (levetiracetam) for seizures?

Yes, but: Ultracet contains tylenol (acetaminophen) and tramadol. The latter has prompted seizures in some susceptible patients, but this appears often dose dependent. If you are perfectly controlled on keppra, you may not be at high risk, but likely safer to try an opioid for pain relief, and drugs such as vicodin, butrans, Nucynta would be less risky. ...Read more

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What drug is stronger, the tramadol or ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

What drug is stronger, the tramadol or ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Neither: Ultracet is the common nation tramadol plus tylenol (acetaminophen). Both medicines produce similar results depending on how much relief the extra tylenol (acetaminophen) provides. ...Read more

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Order ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen) online: where can you find a place to order ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Your doctor: Ultracet is a combo of tramadol and tylenol (acetaminophen). It is prescription but not a controlled substance. Any md shoud be happy to provide you with the brand name ultracet, or tramadol generic, if you have a reasonable pain issue. Tramadol is a "broad spectrum" analgesic that is useful in people who are not used to opioids. It has a small opoiod effect also.Rarely, side effects with some antidepressants. ...Read more

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Tramdol And Acetaminophen (Definition)

Is centrally acting synthetic analgesic for treatment of moderate ...Read more