Tramadol vs Tylenol

Tramadol
(Rx)
Tylenol
(OTC)
Tramadol is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Tylenol is a pain relief medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.5
Concern level
1.4
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.3
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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Not Available
May 26, 1976
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
245,102 Discussions
699,999 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Depression
#4 for Pain Relief
#5 for Fibromyalgia
#6 for Anxiety
#7 for Headaches
#8 for Back Pain
#9 for Chronic Pain
#10 for RLS
#11 for Arthritis
#12 for Nerve Pain
#13 for Migraines
#14 for Severe Pain
Tramadol is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Withdrawal Symptoms, although this is not an approved use.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Fever
#4 for Teething
#5 for Migraines
#6 for Swelling
#7 for Cramping
#8 for Cough
#9 for Discomfort
#10 for Flu
#11 for Back Pain
#12 for Pain Relief
#13 for Common Cold
#14 for Arthritis
Tylenol is approved for Pain, Headaches and Fever and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Tra
Nausea
8
Euphoria
4
Dizziness
4
Serotonin Syndrome
3
Hallucinations
1
Tingling
1
Dry Mouth
1
Rash
1
Paranoia
1
Head Zaps
1
Tyl
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Liver Damage
2
Liver Disease
1
Liver Failure
1
Suicide
1
Hepatitis
1
Stomach Issues
1
Aura
1
Blurred Vision
1
Tinnitus
1
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Tramadol
Tra
Tylenol
Tyl
Nausea
Tra
Tyl
8
0
Euphoria
Tra
Tyl
4
0
Dizziness
Tra
Tyl
4
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Tra
Tyl
3
0
Hallucinations
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Tingling
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Dry Mouth
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Rash
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Paranoia
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Head Zaps
Tra
Tyl
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tyl
Tra
3
0
Liver Damage
Tyl
Tra
2
0
Liver Disease
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Liver Failure
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Suicide
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Hepatitis
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Stomach Issues
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Aura
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Blurred Vision
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Tinnitus
Tyl
Tra
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Tramadol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Tylenol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Tramadol and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Tylenol and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Dosages
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Capsule: 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg
Tablet: 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg
Tablet: 160 mg, 325 mg, 500 mg, 650 mg, 2-30-500 mg, 25-500 mg, 30-15-325 mg
Drops: 80 mg/0.8 mL, 15-5-160 mg/1.6 mL
Liquid: 166.67 MG/5ML, 167 mg/5 mL
Capsule: 500 mg
Elixir: 160 mg/5 mL
Ointment: 2%
Suspension: 100 mg/mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Tramadol Hcl
Acetaminophen, Dextromethorphan Hbr/P-Ephed Hcl/Acetaminophen/Chlorphenir
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Tramadol and Tylenol: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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