Look Out For Kids Getting Tramadol

You'll hear that tramadol is causing breathing problems in kids...leading to emergency department visits and hospitalizations.

Tramadol (Ultram, etc) is sometimes used to treat pain in children, such as after tonsillectomies.

It was thought to be safer than codeine-containing products.

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