What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Ultram if you have:
- Seizures or epilepsy
- Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- A head injury or high intercranial pressure
- Severe abdominal (stomach) pain
- Lung disease of any sort
- A history of drug or alcohol dependence
- 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 Tramadol and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Tramadol 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 Ultram Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose?An overdose with Ultram can be dangerous. If you happen to take too much of this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Tramadol Overdose for more information.)