Generic Tramadol 100 mg Tonoflex SR
Tonoflex 100mg is used to relieve moderate pain. It is similar to narcotic pain medications. It works on certain nerves in the brain that control how you experience pain.
DOSING FOR TRAMADOL:
The recommended Tonoflex 50mg (immediate release tablets) every 4-6 hours as needed for pain. The maximum dose is 400 mg/day. To improve tolerance patients should be started at 25 mg/day, and doses may be increased by 25 mg every 3 days to reach 100 mg/day (25 mg 4 times daily). Thereafter, doses can be increased by 50 mg every 3 days to reach 200 mg day (50 mg 4 times daily). Tonoflex 100mg may be taken with or without food.
Recommended dose for extended release tablets is 100 mg daily which may be increased by 100 mg every 5 days but not to exceed 300 mg /day. Extended release tablets should be swallowed whole and not crushed or chewed.
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
A Tonoflex 50mgoverdose can be fatal. Overdose symptoms may include extreme drowsiness, shallow breathing, muscle weakness, slow heartbeat, cold or clammy skin, fainting, or seizure.
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction to Tonoflex 100mg:
· Difficulty breathing
· Swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Commonly reported side effects include
Nausea, constipation, dizziness, headache, drowsiness, and vomiting. Less commonly reported side effects include itching, sweating, dry mouth, diarrhea, rash, visual disturbances, and vertigo. Some patients who received Tonoflex 100mghave reported seizures. Abrupt withdrawal of Tonoflex 100mgmay result in anxiety, sweating, insomnia, rigors, pain, nausea, diarrhea, tremors, and hallucinations.