Tramadol 225 mg
Generic name – Tramadol
Brand name – Ultram, ConZip, Ultram ER
IUPAC name – (±)cis-2-[(dimethylamino)methyl]-1-(3-methoxyphenyl)cyclohexanol
Tramadol is a strong pain killer which is prescribed by doctors when normal pain killer is no longer effective in treating pain. Tramadol is used to treat both acute and chronic pain. Tramadol is man-made or synthetic opioid but on the basis of structure it resembles with the codeine also contains one-tenth of morphine, so its working activity resembles with codeine but it is more effective in treating pain of both acute and chronic type. And one more good quality of Tramadol is not NSAID (nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug). So that it does not increase the risk of stomach ulcers and internal bleeding which may occur with NSAIDs.
⏺️ How Tramadol work
The class of drug tramadol belongs to is known as opioid agonists. The drug of this group work in a very different and better way on pain. It blocks the sensation of pain in the brain. Tramadol is synthetic form of endorphins which is present in our brain for treating pain of our body. This endorphins when less in quantity then taking tramadol provide endorphins to our brain which binds with the receptors and decrease the messages of pain which is sending by our body to our brain. And presence of morphine in this drugs makes you feel relax, this quality is different from many other medicines.
⏺️Side effects
Strength – 225 mg
Some common side effects are
1. Dizziness
2. Nausea
3. Vomiting
4. Constipation
5. Lack of energy
6. Sweating
7. Dry mouth
Serious side effects
As we increase the strength of medicine and decrease the time gap of intake medicines, the drug accumulate in our body for a longer time and this accumulation of this drug in our body increase its effect and side effects both. It become toxic in our body when it stay for a long time in our body and cause serious problems to our body also.
1. Increase the heart rate and blood pressure
2. Increase the body temperature than normal
3. Cause hallucinations
4. Reflex actions become stronger than normal
5. You may loose control on your movements
6. Cause fainting and slow breathing rate leads to coma.
7. Lack of sleep, feel anxious and irritated
8. Cause muscles pain, back pain and joint pain
9. Long-lasting tiredness
10. Weakness of muscles
11. Seizures
12. Addiction of this drug
Strength – 225 mg
Immediate – release tablet
      ⏺️  Maximum dosage – 450 mg per day
   ⏺️  Maintenance dosage – 225 mg twice a day
       ⏺️Typical daily dosage –  starting with 225 mg and increased by 50 mg in 10-15 days as tolerated to reach 450 mg per day for beginners.
Tramadol is a drug which have sometimes severe side effects on your body so you must consult with the doctor before using tramadol and incase of serious side effects.