Many people agree that Tramodol is addicting. Most people also say it's not a narcotic. But please help me understand the information I copied from the Ultracet information page. It does contain Tramodol.

"Ultracet is used to treat moderate to severe pain for a period of five days or less. It contains two pain-relieving agents. Tramadol, known technically as an opioid analgesic, is a narcotic pain reliever. Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in the over-the-counter pain remedy Tylenol."

Read more: https://www.drugs.com/ultracet.html

Why are there so many discrepancies? What is the most reliable source besides the FDA regarding this drug? What have your experiences been with Tramodol? Are you surprised that it is a narcotic? I know I am!