Tramjet is an opioid analgesic; generally a synthetic analogue of codeine. Generic Tramadol is present in it as active formula responsible for mitigation of moderate to severe pain. Tramjet is helpful in acute pain in the muscles, generally given after surgery, low back pain, cancer and dental pain. This painkiller can be used in combination with NSAIDs to treat osteoarthritis.
How Tramjet exerts its action?
Tramadol works by binding with opioid receptors in the brain. Opioid receptor is responsible for transmitting the pain signals from various body parts to the brain. Tramjet prevents the reuptake of neurotransmitters, norepinephrine and serotonin, thereby increasing the amount of the serotonin and norepinephrine in the synaptic cleft and prevents the spread of the pain impulses.
Under what conditions the use of Tramjet 200mg is contraindicated?
This painkiller is contraindicated in few patients:
- Pregnant females.
- Patients with liver or kidney related problems.
- Nursing mothers as Tramadol has the tendency to pass into the breast milk and harmful effects can be seen in infants, infant may feel sleepy or drowsy.
- Breathing problems (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma).
What are the potential drug interactions of Tramjet 200mg?
Drug interaction may modify the response of the medication. Tramjet 200mg interacts with the following medicines:
- Anxiolytics (Alprazolam)
- Antibiotics (Erythromycin or Isoniazid)
- MAO inhibitors (Isocarboxazid, Rasagiline) or Tricyclic antidepressants
- Other analgesics (Pethidine or Dextromethorphan)
How to store Tramjet tablets?
This painkiller should be stored at room temperature in a cool and dry place away from heat, light and moisture. Keep the medication where children or pets cannot reach. Throw away the Tramjet tablets that are expired and not in use.
What is the dosage and method of administration of Tramjet?
Tramjet is a solid dosage form to be taken via oral route with a full glass of water. The approved dose of this medicine is 200 mg once in a day. The drug can be taken with or without food.
What happens in case of missed dose of Tramjet 200mg?
Take your dose of Tramjet 200mg on a regular basis and on time for effectual results. However, if you fail to take your painkiller on time, you can take it the moment you remember. But if it is the time for your subsequent dose then you may leave out your missed dose and never overdose Tramjet tablet.
What happens in case of overdose?
Take Tramjet tablet as per your pain condition and tolerability levels but if you think you have taken an overdose you must contact your doctor without delay. If Tramjet is overdosed, potential signs and symptoms that can be seen include unconsciousness, or coma state, shortness of breath, drowsiness, weakness in muscles, reduced pupil size, rate of heart rate slowed down, and risk of seizures may enhance.
What are the side effects that arise on taking Tramjet 200mg tablet?
The most common side effects that may crop up on taking Tramjet may include drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, feeling of unconsciousness, weakness, diarrhea, loss of appetite, sleepiness, nausea, vomiting, mood changes, and/or heartburn.
What are the precautionary measures that need to be followed while using Tramjet 200mg?
- Avoid breaking, crushing or chewing of Tramjet tablet as it can bring about very severe adverse effect.
- Tramjet should not be taken along with alcoholic drinks, tranquilizers or sedatives.
- Never give this painkiller to children below the age of 16 years.