A 47-year-old member asked:
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i got prescribed ultram (tramadol) but instead i received trazodone. is this similar?

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Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience Pain Management
Tramadol: Tramadol is a pain killer. Trazodone is an anti-depressant. They are very different. You should bring medications back to your pharmacy and discuss it with them.
Answered on Nov 10, 2015
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Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Do not take the trazadone .
Aug 18, 2013
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Tramadol: Tramadole is narcotic-like pain reliever. Trazodone is an Antidepressant.
Answered on May 11, 2015

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