Comparison between Percocet and Tramadol

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Comparison between Percocet and Tramadol

Comparison between Percocet and Tramadol

****Comparison between Percocet and Tramadol****


Generic name - Acetaminophen and Oxycodone

Brand name - Percocet

It contains a combination of acetaminophen and oxycodone. Oxycodone is an opioid pain reliever. An opioid is sometimes called narcotics. Acetaminophen is also a pain reliever but combining with oxycodone helps in increasing the effect of oxycodone. It helps in relieving moderate to severe pain.

 This medicine is classified as a schedule II controlled substance, which means it is more abusive and addictive. It is only used when this medicine is prescribed by a doctor in case a non-opioid pain reliever cannot able to reduce pain. It is mostly prescribed to those who are struggling with the pain after an accident or after surgery.


Generic name - Tramadol

Brand name - ConZip, Ultram, Ultram ER

Tramadol is a narcotic type pain reliever. It helps in treating moderate to severe pain in adults and also helps in changing the mood. But it is less narcotic or less effective than other opioids. But it still has the potential of addiction.

Tramadol pill is a synthetic drug made from chemical reactions in a laboratory. It isn't derived from opium-like other true opioids. It is referred to as a semi-synthetic opioid and classified as a schedule IV drug. Most people buy tramadol 100mg online, You can Buy 100 mg Tramadol without prescription, It has a safety profile than many other opioids so that it is used as an alternative. Regarding the structure and chemical makeup of Tramadol, it is somewhat similar to Codeine which helps in treating coughing, diarrhea.

** How it works on the brain**

* Percocet *

When anyone takes Percocet, it normally works like other opioids in the body. Opioid binds with the natural receptor in the brain and creates an analgesic effect which helps in diminishing the pain. In order to this body increase dopamine in the body that helps the brain and body to feel pleasure and reduce the effect of pain. The flood of pleasure along with the painkilling effect, a state named euphoria created in mind.

Percocet is the most commonly abused drugs used without prescription. It is illegal because of its abusive narcotic nature. When anyone tries to abrupt Percocet, they experience a strong urge for the drugs and feel a state of depression, anxiety that leads to an overdose.


Tramadol is also an opioid so it works the same as Percocet but it is less effective than Percocet.

*** Other parameters of Comparison

** Side effects**

* Percocet

   The most frequent side effects

1. Lightheadedness

2. Dizziness

3. Sedation

4. Nausea

5. Vomiting

6. Rash

7. Constipation

8. Dry mouth

9. Sweating

Other side effects after overuse

1. Faintness

2. Heart attack

3. Itching

4. Depression

5. Abnormal heartbeats

6. Liver problems or liver damage

7. Kidneys problem

Percocet overuse can depress breathing mostly in elders, debilitated patients, and patients with serious lung problems.

Percocet can also impair thinking and the physical abilities required for driving.


Commonly reported side effects.

1. Nausea

2. Constipation

3. Headache

4. indigestion

5. weakness

6. Drowsiness

Less commonly reported side effects

1. Itching

2. Sweating

3. Diarrhea

4. Visual disturbances

Abrupt withdrawal of Tramadol may result in

1. Anxiety

2. Insomnia

3. Pain

4. Tremor

5. Hallucinations

6. Rigors

** Dosage **


1.    ✓  Strength = 2.5 mg

       ✓  1/2 tablets every 6 hours when         


       ✓. Maximum daily dosage = 12                


2.   ✓  Strength = 5 mg

       ✓. 1 tablet every 6 hours when         


       ✓.  Maximum daily dosage = 12                


3     ✓.  Strength = 7.5 mg

        ✓. 1 tablet every 6 hours when         


        ✓.  Maximum daily dosage = 8           


4.     ✓.   Strength = 10 mg

        ✓.  1 tablet every 6 hours when         


        ✓.    Maximum daily dosage = 6        


* Total daily dosage of Percocet should     

    not more than 4 grams.

* An adult should intake 1 tablet in every 6      

    hours when needed.

* Tramadol  

1.  Strength of Tramadol = 50 mg, 100mg,    

      200 mg, 300 mg

2.  Dosages of the immediate pain relief     

      for adults should start at the power of 50 mg.

3.   Anyone can increase their daily         

       dosage by 50 mg in 3 days.

4.    Maximum dose of this medicine is        

     400 mg, do not use more than this.

* Adults dose for pain

✓ Initial dosage - 25 mg orally once in a day

✓ Maximum dosage - 400 mg per day

* Adult dose of chronic dose

✓ Initial dosage - 100 mg once in a day

✓ Maximum dosage - 300 mg per day

** Conclusion**

Both Tramadol and Percocet are narcotic pain relievers of different power levels. Due to its abusive drug nature, both are harmful to human health. So don't addict yourself to these drugs without any doctor's prescription. The use of these drugs should be under a doctor's recommendation. Overall your life is your responsibility.

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