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Can tramadol 50 mg cause weight gain?

Can tramadol 50 mg cause weight gain?

Tramadol SEs: I would not expect Tramadol to cause weight gain as it is more likely to cause nausea and decrease appetite. You may however, tend to eat more to reduce the nausea. ...Read more

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A synthetic analgesic for treatment of ...Read more


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I want to know which of these drugs is associated with more weight gain: tramadol or Valium.?

I want to know which of these drugs is associated with more weight gain: tramadol or Valium.?

Depression, Anxiety: I commend you for your desire to lose weight and have good Health.
Thank you for sharing information about depression, weight gain, irregular periods and Hiderax.
Tramadol is for pain; Valium and Hiderax for Anxiety.
Tramadol is more likely to have weight gain than Valium.
Have Balanced Diet 1500 Cal/day; Exercise.
See Psychiatrist for anxiety, depression, medication side effects and Therapy. ...Read more

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Can vicodin, tramadol HCl or cyclobenzaprine cause weight gain? I have gained 10lbs in the last year and that was when I started cyclobenzaprine.

Can vicodin, tramadol HCl or cyclobenzaprine cause weight gain? I have gained 10lbs in the last year and that was when I started cyclobenzaprine.

Probably not: But if your treating a musculoskeletal condition with those meds, your likely less active than you were before, and that can make you gain some weight. ...Read more

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Does Tramadol cause weight gain if SSRI's have done so in the past? Will the risk of seizures increase if I am also taking 200-300mg/Buproprion?

Does Tramadol cause weight gain if SSRI's have done so in the past? Will the risk of seizures increase if I am also taking 200-300mg/Buproprion?

No and yes: No, tramadol should not cause any wt gain, but yes - taking this with bupropion may increase your risk of seizures especially at higher doses. A history of seizures would be a contraindication for using buproprron in most cases. ...Read more

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Can you take adipex for weight loss and tramadol for pain due to ex broken bones together?

Can you take adipex for weight loss and tramadol for pain due to ex broken bones together?

Medication effects: Your Health is Precious!
Tramadol may cause seizures, and taking it with Adipex that can also cause seizures; may increase that risk. The interaction may be more likely if you are undergoing alcohol or drug withdrawal, have a history of seizures, or have head trauma.
See your Physician for diagnosis, medication effects and treatment.
See Psychiatrist for Therapy for stress, pain Management, N.A. ...Read more

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What is tramadol?

What is tramadol?

Tramadol: Is a rather unique analgesic drug that is indicated for moderate to moderately severe pain. Although it binds to mu receptors, tramadol is not technically classified as an opioid analgesic. ...Read more

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What does tramadol do?

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 an opioid analgesic. Instead, it is classified as a centrally acting synthetic analgesic compound and therefore is not a scheduled narcotic drug. ...Read more

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Long term tramadol use?

Long term tramadol use?

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 when used long term. I would strongly caution against use long term. ...Read more

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Why is tramadol addicting?

Why is tramadol addicting?

ONLY FOR SOME: Nearly anything that stimulates the 'pleasure center' in the brain can be addicting. Not everyone has the same effects from using tramadol, but those who get a 'high' or 'rush' are at high risk of addiction. ...Read more

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Is tramadol good for pain?

Good analgesic: Tramadol is one of the only non-narcotic pain "killers" on the market. It is good for mild to moderate pain but is fairly short acting, clinically providing pain reduction for 2-4 hours, on average. It comes in an er (extended release) form for patients with chronic daily pain. Ask your doctor for advise if this agent is right for you. ...Read more

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Can I take eleve with tramadol?

Can I take eleve with tramadol?

Yes: It is safe to take tramadol and a NSAID at the same time although I would alternate each medication through out the day. ...Read more

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Can I take tramadol and vvyanse?

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. ...Read more

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Can tramadol make u feel anxious?

Yes: Tramadol can be associated with nervousness & anxiety. If these side effects are bothersome for you, contact the prescribing doc for possible change in medication based on the reason you were prescribed this drug. ...Read more

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Can tramadol make u feel anxious?

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 trigger psychological reactions, which are different between each us. Increasing the dose slowly can sometimes minimize this. It is not permanent. ...Read more

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Is tramadol a habit forming drug?

It can be: But it is still less likely to be habit forming than say lortab or oxycodone. ...Read more

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How do I get tramadol prescribed?

How do I get tramadol prescribed?

Tramadol: Tramadol is a prescription pain medication. It is an synthetic opioid medication. It is effective for pain. Please see your doctor to discuss your need. ...Read more

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Is it illegal to possess tramadol?

It is not an: Illicit substance. However, it should be prescribed for the user. It will be classified as a Schedule IV substance in the US effective on 18 August 2014. ...Read more

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Want yo feel better after tramadol?

Please clarify: I'm trying to guess what you're asking and not having much luck? Are you asking about the value of tramadol as a pain medication? As a neurologist, I can tell you that there are better and safer drugs as well as interventions for pain management than tramadol which is a synthetic opiate and carries substantial risks of not just addiction but seizure episodes and CAUSING chronic headaches. ...Read more

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Is tramadol habit forming/addicting?

Yes: People can get addicted to tramadol, psychologically and physiologically. It isn't quite the same as opiates like Demerol, (meperidine hydrochloride) Percocet, Morphine, heroin, etc. But requires caution. However, when pain medications are used properly under the care of a responsible doc, with someone without a predisposition to addiction, people generally don't get addicted. SAMSHA has additional information. ...Read more

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How often can you take tramadol 50mg?

Tramadol: The maximum daily dose of tramadol is 300mg. Do be cautious, however, tramadol is officially not considered to be addictive, but my own experience with it in patients has lead me to believe that it can be. ...Read more

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Will tramadol produce a euphoric effect?

Yes, can produce: Tramadol can produce an euphoric effect, along with the hallucinations. ...Read more

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Can you take neurofen plus with tramadol?

Yes, you can: Nurofen anti-inflammatory medicine (NSAID) and tramadol is a rather unique analgesic drug. No interaction between these two drugs. Always tell your doctor about all the medicines you take. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: tramadol?

Synthetic narcotic: It has muscle relaxant property. It is a weak narcotic and should not be taken with other strong narcotic. ...Read more

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Why does tramadol make me extremely sick?

Hard to say.: Sometimes happens. Could either be a central effect in your brain or perhaps an alteration in your gut function. Less likely an allergy or even a drug interaction or perhaps you have altered metabolism of the med accumulation of metabolites or even the parent compound. Try another med. ...Read more

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At what age can you start to take tramadol?

Tramadol: Not hard and fast rule as physician can prescribe here for younger patients. Recommendations in us to be 16 or older but not firm. In europe guidelines had been for 12 or older, using caution. ...Read more