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What prevents tramadol from acting as hypnotic?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Psychiatry
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In brief: Minot a sedative

Sedative hypnotic's work either on the gaba receptor sites or histamine receptor sites generally.
Tramadol does not.Tramadol is, a serotonin releaser, reuptake inhibitor of norepinephrine and a weak ?-opioid receptor agonist.[4][5] tramadol is metabolized to o-desmethyltramadol, a significantly more potent ?-opioid agonist. En.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/tramadol. I hope this helps. Best wishes.

In brief: Minot a sedative

Sedative hypnotic's work either on the gaba receptor sites or histamine receptor sites generally.
Tramadol does not.Tramadol is, a serotonin releaser, reuptake inhibitor of norepinephrine and a weak ?-opioid receptor agonist.[4][5] tramadol is metabolized to o-desmethyltramadol, a significantly more potent ?-opioid agonist. En.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/tramadol. I hope this helps. Best wishes.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Dr. Craig Cohen
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Not taking it

Tramadol is an opiate, so by definition, may cause euphoria, lethargy, or "hypnosis" in effect.

In brief: Not taking it

Tramadol is an opiate, so by definition, may cause euphoria, lethargy, or "hypnosis" in effect.
Dr. Craig Cohen
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