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Tramadol Safety

Although most people tolerate tramadol hydrochloride (Ultram®) well, this medication is not suitable for everyone. Before starting treatment with this medication, make sure you talk to your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you may have and any other medications you are taking (including non-prescription medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements). For instance, you may not be able to take tramadol safely if you have certain medical conditions, such as epilepsy, liver disease, or a history of drug or alcohol abuse.
 
Other tramadol safety precautions apply to people with certain allergies (including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives) and to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Also, this medication can cause certain side effects. Some of the most commonly reported side effects include:
 
(Click Tramadol Side Effects and Precautions and Warnings With Tramadol for a closer look at other tramadol safety concerns, including information on what to tell your doctor before taking this medication and potentially serious side effects that may require immediate medical care.)
 
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