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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Narcotic like med: Used for moderate or advanced pain. Can cause respiratory depression, seizures, dependence. Has withdrawal symptoms and a lot of potential drug intera ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Tramadol: is a unique analgesic drug that is indicated for moderate to severe pain. Although it binds to mu receptors, tramadol is not technically classified as ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Tramadol: Any medication used long term is not a good idea especially if its used for pain. There are issues of tolerance and possible dependence with tramadol ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Narcotic: Because it is a narcotic.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Trammadol is an effective pain reliever for mild to moderate pain.
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: Ultram is a brand name for tramadol.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derron Wilson
24 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: It is safe to take tramadol and a NSAID at the same time although i would alternate each medication through out the day.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience in Pain Management
Yes and No: There is an increased risk of seizure by taking both. If you are worried, i would discuss this risk with your doctor before starting both.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Tramadol can be associated with nervousness & anxiety. If these side effects are bothersome for you, contact the prescribing doc for possible change i ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Teicheira
35 years experience in Pain Management
Yes...: Tramadol is a "broad spectrum analgesic". It works in multiple ways. One way is blocking nmda receptors (google this). In some people, this can tri ... Read More
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