Tramadol/acetaminophen is a prescription drug licensed for short-term pain relief. It is a combination medication that contains an opioid related to codeine, as well as a pain reliever and fever reducer commonly found in non-prescription products. Tramadol/acetaminophen comes in tablet form and can be taken every four to six hours as needed (for no more than five days). Side effects may include dizziness, constipation, and nausea.
As with any medicine, tramadol/acetaminophen can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. Most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
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