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Tramadol/Acetaminophen Drug Interactions

Tramadol/acetaminophen can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Tramadol/Acetaminophen).
 

What If I Take an Overdose of Tramadol/Acetaminophen?

People who take too much tramadol/acetaminophen may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Extreme drowsiness, leading to coma
  • Cold, clammy skin
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Sweating
  • Liver failure
  • Seizures
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Death.
     
If you happen to overdose on tramadol/acetaminophen, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Ultracet Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should Tramadol/Acetaminophen Be Stored?

Tramadol/acetaminophen tablets should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep tramadol/acetaminophen and all other medications out of the reach of children. Because tramadol/acetaminophen can be abused, make sure to keep it in a safe place.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Tramadol/Acetaminophen?

Tramadol/acetaminophen is often prescribed "as needed," which means you do not need to take a dose if you do not feel pain. If you forget to take a dose of tramadol/acetaminophen and notice significant pain, take your missed dose right away. However, make sure to wait the recommended amount of time before the next dose.
 

Generic Tramadol/Acetaminophen

Tramadol/acetaminophen is available in generic form (see Generic Ultracet).
 
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