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Role of Tramadol

Role of Tramadol

Role of Tramadol (Ultram) opioid for covid 19 symptoms

 

During these times of pandemic, we should take care of ourselves and our family more precisely. 

We are so tense due to several reasons which include the coronavirus and our earnings in this lockdown.

Which results in several problems like having headaches or body ache. Although these are one of the symptoms of coronavirus, we haggle sometimes and forget to take any medicine for it. 

But if you only have 1 or 2 symptoms you can easily overcome them by taking some good medication.

Tramadol is a great medication for body aches and several other pains.

What is Tramadol?

Tramadol is a prescribed drug that is available in the form of capsules and tablets. Also, it comes as an immediate-release and extended-release tablet. These tablets are also available as generic drugs.. There is a very famous brand for immediate-release tablets, which is called Ultram.. 

 

It is used to treat common to extreme pain. However, it can also be used as a part of some therapies. You may use it only when prescribed by doctors. 

Side effects of Tramadol

Side effects of Tramadol

Tramadol is transformed by an enzyme in the liver of your body which can cause some problems to some people. Nonetheless, not everybody gets these side effects of the pill. Some common side effects of Tramadol tablet are:

 

  • Small pupils
  • Feeling sick
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Slow breathing

 

Some people also can have allergic reactions to these drugs. If you notice any of these listed above, you need to talk to your physician or it may be harmful.

Chemical composition

The chemical composition of tramadol can be written as C16H25NO2. This is the chemical formula of the tablet. The molecular weight of tramadol is 299.8. It is in the form of powder. Ultram tablets hold 50 mg of tramadol hydrochloride.

Precautions

You should not take tramadol unless it is prescribed by the doctor. Because it can have side effects on you and can be harmful to your body system. You should take some precautions before taking it. You need to tell your doctor about these things:

 

  • If you are allergic to anything you should consult about it with the doctor.
  • Some medical conditions can forbid the use of Tramadol such as nervous system disorder, head injuries or tumors.
  • Many medicines are considered not to be taken with Tramadol. For example,           if you are taking any antidepressants you should not take Ultram with those pills.
  • If you are 65 years or more you should be more careful while taking it as it is more likely to have side effects in people of older age.
  • For nursing mothers, they should consult their doctor about taking Tramadol while breastfeeding the baby or if it could affect the baby.
Tramadol uses during covid 19

As coronavirus is spreading its arms day by day becoming more dangerous and deadly we must take precautions to make it stop. Covid 19 symptoms include mild headache, body pain, breathlessness etc. We need to take medicines if starting to have any of these symptoms to not let it be deadlier corona. Covid 19 symptoms like body ache can be cured by medicines like Tramadol.

In Covid patients, the level of T cells was dramatically reduced because of weak immunity. It makes a negative relation between T cells and cytokines serum level in COVID-19 patients. As a result,  Tramadol can be used by Covid patients as it can increase the T cells in the body by its anti-inflammatory effect on plasma level.

Tramadol can surely reduce the complications for Covid patients. 

Conclusions

As we can conclude, Tramadol is a tablet for easing body pain by controlling pain recognizing cells in our mind. These tablets come under the famous brand name, Ultram. 

 

However, you should not take these pills unless it is prescribed by your doctor as it has many side effects that can affect you harmfully.

 

It can be effectively used by Covid patients too for body pain. Moreover, it increases the number of T cells in the body which is decreased due to weak immunity in such patients.

 

I hope this article helped you gather important information which you wanted to get.