Ultracet

Ultracet

tramadol + paracetamol

Manufacturer:

Janssen

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Tramadol HCl 37.5 mg, paracetamol 325 mg
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >16 yr 1-2 tab 4-6 hr. Max: 8 tab daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Swallow whole, do not divide/chew/crush.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Acute intoxication w/ alcohol, hypnotics, narcotics, centrally-acting analgesics, opioids or psychotropic drugs. Concomitant or w/in 2 wk of MAOI. Severe hepatic impairment.
Special Precautions
Increased risk of seizures, anaphylactoid reactions, resp depression, increased intracranial pressure or head trauma. Opioid dependence. Renal & hepatic disease. W/drawal symptoms in abrupt discontinuation. May impair ability to drive or use machines. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, dizziness & somnolence. Asthenia, fatigue, hot flushes, headache, tremor, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, dyspepsia, flatulence, dry mouth, vomiting, anorexia, anxiety, confusion, euphoria, insomnia, nervousness, pruritus, rash, increased sweating.
Drug Interactions
MAOIs, serotonin re-uptake inhibitors, carbamazepine, quinidine, warfarin-like compd, CYP2D6 inhibitors.
MIMS Class
Analgesics (Opioid)
ATC Classification
N02AJ13 - tramadol and paracetamol ; Belongs to the class of opioids in combination with other non-opioid analgesics. Used to relieve pain.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ultracet tab
Packing/Price
30's
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