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Can I use Ultram if I am taking antifungal medications?

Talk to your doctor before taking the prescription pain medication Ultram (tramadol) if you use an antifungal medication such as ketoconazole. Combining Ultram and ketoconazole may increase your blood level of tramadol, the active ingredient in Ultram. This can raise your risk of serious side effects. If you need to combine these drugs, you doctor may need to modify your medication plan, dosage or timing.

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