3 Feb 2012
Take them back, fioricet and Tramadol are not anywhere near the same drug! Either the pharmacy made a mistake or your Dr changed your medication (if they had to call him/her for refill auth, it is possible that they changed it). If your refill was requested for Tramadol and the Dr changed it, the pharmacist or the Drs office should have notified you that your Dr changed your medication. Good Luck and good for you for questioning what you got!
5 Feb 2012
Fioricet is not a generic for tramadol. I have tramadol HCL 50 mg. It is a small white pill with the imprint of: AN627. Good catch! I'm glad you asked the question instead of assuming you had the right medication. Sometimes the pharmacy will switch brands and there might be a difference. Either way, anytime your meds do not look the same as they have in the past, question, question, question it! Taking the fioricet if you were alergic to any ingrediant in it could have had fatal consequences. Make sure to document who you talk with at the pharmacy. You should ask to speak to the Supervisor. The supervisor needs to know which employee made the mistake. If your doctor changed your med without telling you, shame on him. Let us know what happened. I'm sure we are all curious. Blessings, Rollerskater
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
As long as I can remember, I have been bothered by a stuffy nose, which causes difficulty breathing. Because I hate taking medicines, I have mostly ...
4 answers • 13 Feb 2011
I am a little scared to take it. I have been reading it causes seizures. What is in Tramadol? My Dr told me if that didn't work, then he was ...
7 answers • 20 Apr 2012
I take 50mg twice daily of seroquel for my bp & bpd I also take 5 mg four times daily of hydrocodone for back pain & S I joint dysfunction ...
4 answers • 1 Jun 2012