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will butran patches help me get off tramadol easier aswell as help my pain ?

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Dr. Felix Brizuela
Neurology 32 years experience
Complicated: ultram aren't really true narcotics, they have another mechanism of action, stimulate serotonin receptors, butrans doesn't. may help to go on an antidepressant for pain such as pamelor (nortriptyline) along with it to assure addressing all of ultrams actions

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