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how long does the effect of a drug like tramadol hcl stay in your system?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
6-12 hours: It is relatively short acting drug. Yet it can make you sleepy and any other sleeping/sedating drug's effect can be enhanced upto several housr(6-12 hours).
Answered on May 25, 2018
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See below: Depending on what the side effect is, most are over by 24 hours after taking the drug.
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