As with any medicine, Ultracet can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. Most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects include but are not limited to:
(Click Ultracet Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Ultracet can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Ultracet Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this drug if you have:
- Seizures or epilepsy
- A history of drug or alcohol dependence
- A head injury or high intracranial pressure
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Ultracet and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Ultracet and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Ultracet Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)