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Is tramadol a weaker pain reliever than morphine? And is tramadol a narcotic-like drug?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Tramadol

Also named ultram, is similar to narcotic analgesics but weaker than morphine as far as its opioid receptors actions.

In brief: Tramadol

Also named ultram, is similar to narcotic analgesics but weaker than morphine as far as its opioid receptors actions.
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: Tramadol

Tramadol is weaker. It is not a narcotic -the implication of this word is illegality.
It does have an opioid effect like morphine but its a small effect. Its main mechanism of action is through serotonin pathways.

In brief: Tramadol

Tramadol is weaker. It is not a narcotic -the implication of this word is illegality.
It does have an opioid effect like morphine but its a small effect. Its main mechanism of action is through serotonin pathways.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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