Is this medication a form of tramadol?
Acetaminophen/Butalbital/Caffeine - Is this and tramadol the same thing?
Question posted by Kristi_nr on 17 Aug 2013
Last updated on 4 January 2017 by sweetsvirgo
No not Tramadol
Butalbital is a barbiturate with an intermediate duration of action. Butalbital is often combined with other medications, such as acetaminophen (paracetamol) or aspirin, and is commonly prescribed for the treatment of pain and headache.
Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer.
Acetaminophen is used to treat many conditions such as headache, muscle aches, arthritis, backache, toothaches, colds, and fevers. ( Brand Name:Actamin, Apra, Mapap, Q-Pap, Tactinal, Tempra, Tycolene, Tylenol, Vitapap)
nope... not the same thing!~ :)
No, this drug is nothing close to tramadol. If your Dr ordered Tramadol and they gave you this, they made a mistake at the pharmacy and you should take it back! They cannot substitute one drug for another without your permission and also contacting your Dr for an okay to switch it (so essentially getting a new prescription) Acetaminophen/Butalbital/Caffeine is otherwise known as Fioricet. Ultram is tramadol. Ultracet is tramadol and acetaminophen. A/B/C and tramadol cannot be substitutes for each other because they are completely different drugs.
Hi, also known as Fioricet - Butalbital, is a short to intermediate-acting barbiturate, Acetaminophen, is a non-opiate, non-salicylate analgesic and antipyretic, and Caffeine, is a central nervous system stimulant. Tramadol is a synthetic opioid analgesic, similar to morphine
No, tramadol is tramadol, an opiate like pain med. Butalbital is a barbituate.
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