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  1. I'll tell you about my tramodol addiction
    ... Well, I started taking the ultram about 3 years ago for for back pain/nerve pain i have ... tunnel. Well, its Friday afternoon now (quit my 4 ultram a day habit the previous thursday) I never abused...
    ... rheumatoid Arthritis. I have never really worried about ultram -always seemed to me to be the lesser evil in the pain ... off of morphine and percocet in 2004 reccommended Ultram and all of the counselors said it was a good drug ... and restless arms and legs are history since I added Ultram . I really believe Ultram is a seriously powerful drug ... and it really didn't work for me until I added the ultram . Good luck Chris :)...
    ... day 11 now with no ultram ! It seems to be going good for now, but it was kinda...
    ... i came off of ultram a couple of times. maybe 8 a day for 6 or more months ... and you will definitely get over the mental part. ultram is not a narcotic, but it still binds to the opiod...
    ... Today marks day 21 or three weeks since last ultram tab. I have starting on the elevil for sleep/anxiety ... over half the next day, but the depression from the ultram addiction is starting to lift some and all the physical ... never an abuser, just had a physical dependence on the ultram that i didn't like, so i quit. My pain is actually ... drugs! its amazing the feats i would attempt while on ultram , its dumb. I figure i would check in with you guys ... to let fellow ultram users know that it gets better and easier each day...
    ... way for about 20 years now. When I first was put on Ultram it was the first time in many, many years that I finally...
    ... relaxers along with a good deal of benzo's. ..... Well, ultram is/was the hardest to kick and i think its primarily...
    ... off work, i hope that goes away too! I thought ultram gave me the munchies, but i think i eat more junk ... type of energy to take up the slack from the lack of ultram ? One thing though, i drink way to much soda in the ... about the pills anymore, well, i don't think about the ultram anymore then i think about "i wonder what pill can...
    ... Tomorrow will be my one month from Ultram .... I'll try to keep this thread updated at least...
    ... youre almost there, keep it up! I was on ultram for about a year for my back (going in for double...
    ... encourage anyone else out there that is going through ultram withdrawal, it does get better. I suffered nearly ... its been over three years since i have been taking ultram and i have never made it this far and now i am so...
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  2. 22 y/o, chronic pain, but now I'm addicted...help!
    ... until I reach 17mg. I have been taking vicodin and ultram to relieve the rest of the symptoms as I could not...
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  3. Can I remove my arms and legs?
    ... to take me over to the pharmacy right now to get my Ultram refill. It should work well withg the hydro to kill ... many people think this is cheating. It is, but I take Ultram for pain, no abuse at all. Also, I have to watch my...
    ... disaster. You do what you need to get through. I know, Ultram never did it for me either, so no abuse. Just don...
    ... Well folks, I can tell you that Ultram definately works for methadone withdrawl! However ... year when I was trying to get off of H that said that ultram would increase the effects of methadone and was a ... Well, my plan is now to get off all opiods except Ultram for pain. I have a 2 week supply of hydro with 2 refills...
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  4. Coming off methadone w/hydro..Ugghh
    ... for the good advise. I went ahead and refilled my ultram and it killed ALL of my w/d syptoms. So 800mg motrin ... , Ultram 300 mg, hydro 40 mg and centrum silver for men.Also ... chicken soup. I really feel better now that I have the Ultram . Almost myself again! :)...
    ... w/d is going to take longer. Get this though..... Ultram totally wiped out my withdrawl symptoms. I heard worked ... would work mas well as it did. anyway... I took Ultram last night and slept almost the same as you. 11-5 ... AM was up till 6AM, took more ultram and a Lortab, then was back asleep until 11:30AM ...
    ... Csklaski~ Hey I wanted to ask you about taking Ultram for WDs. Were you on Ultram before or taking it with ... Methadone? How many Ultram s did you take until you felt better? I am curious ... wondering if the WDs would be extended because of the Ultram ....Hmmm.... You're doing great Cskaski....watching...
    ... our family/work obligations. Over-it-2day- Yeah Ultram works great for w/ds. You will feel a only a minimum ... month, which is the maximum dose of 8 tabs per day. Ultram can cause seizures in high doses, and also has a bad ... would have thought hydro would have blown away the Ultram -boy was I wrong.Also, I did take them with methadone ... the nurse at the clinic said I shouldn't take the ultram because the methdone was enough. Anyway, I have to...
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  5. day 3 no pain killers
    ... denying yourself pain meds for pain. Why don't you try Ultram / i know it is addicitive but it would take 10 of...
    ... Why would you suggest Ultram ? That stuff is horrible to come off of! I had terrible ... the beggining again. My Doctor was prescribing me Ultram like candy and then I started ordering it in the 100s ... freaked out and they gave me a couple Hydros and 2 Ultram scripts. Bad stuff...bad headaches...and it did make...
    ... WHatever nightswan, just trying to help. THey gave me Ultram after detox for pain since I had to take something...
    ... went down to the pharmacy w/my mom and picked up my Ultram script since I couldn't take it anymore. The hydro ... hydrocodone would work. WRONG!! As a bonus, I ran out of Ultram too, and then the w/d got nasty. I couldn't sit still...
    ... I just remember the Ultram withdrawal being horrible. I have taken Hydros and ... stopped and not even thought twice but the Ultram withdrawal was like someone taking a hot knife into ... feeling. Oxy was bad and nasty and flulike but the Ultram thing was a different bad thing for me. Everyone ... though. I read some posts on here that said the Ultram did nothing for them. Good luck to you and I understand...
    ... I think the support here is great. It was the Ultram that took out all of my withrawl symptoms. Funny how ... Lortab/hydro did very little for my withdrawl, but the Ultram killed the w/d dead. I am so thankfull for all of...
    ... the support here. Hey I wanted to ask you about the Ultram ...Were you on it with the Methadone too? Maybe you ... WDs from that? I dunno...just wondering. How much Ultram were you taking to completely take the WDS away? ... then wonder if I would still get WDs if I stopped the Ultram after. Hmm..... I completely understand about the...
    ... Ultram is also an addictive drug although for a while it...
    ... overit2day, I agree with Kim to not get dependant on Ultram , unless you have a medical problem with pain and you ... CAN LIVE WITHOUT IT!!! PS: my goal is to just take Ultram for pain as directed by my doctor. I have 2 refills ... to the pool every day to help going from hydro to Ultram in mid summer. Good luck to us all! :) Peace ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Morphine Hydrocodone Methadone

  6. Please help with advice ~ want to get off meds soooooon!!
    ... just got over my w/d's coming off methadone by using Ultram . I was using hydro/10-500, but it didi not alleiviate ... the w/d symptoms. I can't believe the power of Ultram , as I always thought it was a weak little painkiller ... thinking nothing could help. Turns out I had a refill for Ultram , so I got my mom to drive me to the pharmacy last...
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  7. A Single Year...in a Lifetime Fight
    ... outpatient surgery twice and came home with toradol and ultram for the pain, and never had to take the ultram. ...
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  8. Hydro habit - STOPPING, Please help/read/post. W/D info
    ... tell you if she was here. Why would you suggest Ultram ? That stuff is horrible to come off of! I had terrible ... the beggining again. My Doctor was prescribing me Ultram like candy and then I started ordering it in the 100s ... freaked out and they gave me a couple Hydros and 2 Ultram scripts. Bad stuff...bad headaches...and it did make...

  9. My journey to being clean.
    ... now. I had many years clean and then relapsed on Ultram . I am on six to seven a day, I know this is minor...

  10. How long does Ulram withdrawl's last
    ... help with the pain and he ordered Ibuprofen 800mg and Ultram 50 mg 2 tablets 4 times a day as needed. I questioned ... him at length about the Ultram but he said it was safe to take and not addictive ... . She did very well with the ultram /ibuprofen combo for awhile. Then she went on spring ... any narcotic pain med and said she would take the ultram and ibuprofen. She found that they weren't taking ... her pain away so she did a search on ultram and became very worried about it. She read that ultram ... seizures. Needless to say, she stopped taking the ultram right away. She did fine the first week of not taking ... oxy's. She is convinced that it can't be from the ultram because she was fine for the first week of stopping ... at the same time. I, however, after researching ultram on the net, think it could be from the ultram. I ... Does anyone think it could be from stopping the ultram . Maybe it's a combination of the two? Please anyone ... emotional trauma last year from the oxy's and took the ultram at the advice of her doctor saying they weren't addicting...
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  11. I really need help (long post)
    ... would help with my back. He told me about Tramadol ( Ultram ). He said it was a non-narcotic medication that was...
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  12. there is hope!
    ... going to end, I'm almost a month into my detox from Ultram . As scared as I was at the beginning, every single ... forums about this drug, and everywhere it says that Ultram is harder to come off of than the normal addictive...
    ... ve been an inspiration. I was looking for info on Ultram withdrawal and It brought me to your posts. I've been ... struggling with the Ultram addiction for almost 10 years. I, too, am terrified...
    ... Tramadol is the same as Ultram ? My ex-girlfriend has been taking tramadol everyday...
    ... justquit- yea, ultram and tramadol are one in the same. Tramadol is the ... about to come out of your skin. Then, you will take an ultram or two and your feeling better in 10 to 15 minutes ... - This means your body is addicted. Ultram addiction sneeks up on you. Most people don't even ... it first hand. Do ANY search on the internet about Ultram addiction and you will find MANY, MANY people addicted...
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  13. Dr. gave valium RX for Ashton xanax taper
    ... the hard way...not once but 3 times!!!! Vicodin, Ultram , and Xanax.....not all at the same time, thank God...
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  14. I want to Quit pills!!
    ... will be!! I was hooked on a pill they said was safe, Ultram . I took morphine, Dilaudid, Percocet 10's and Vicodin ... got addicted to those. Then came the miracle drug Ultram . It was wonderful, no side effects, just pain free ... I have an open prescription at my pharmacy now for Ultram and it hasn't been filled in a month now. I have...
    ... it has to be so damn hard! I cant believe that ultram is labeled as non- addictive , I have heard so many...
    ... body, they didn't really help much. I could take 10 Ultram at a time without phasing me except providing the ... foot high of envelopes filled with drugs, Darvocet, Ultram , Soma, hydrocodone, Tylenol #3, Tylenol #4, all purchased...
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  15. addiction and recovery
    ... addicted to the pain killer they told me was safe... Ultram , for 6 years. It was hell coming off of it, sweats...

  16. Another Vicodin story
    ... for her.. I am addicted to narcotics, I just take my ultram for my fix, & save the vics when I really need them ... schedule' & worry about not getting their drug.. Since Ultram is giving out like candy, I can always get it.. Ofcourse...
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  17. Xanax Comedown Symptoms...info please?
    ... one person to another, I've come off both Xanax and Ultram (not abuse levels though, although short to mid term...
    ... The research on Xanax and Ultram is very clear. Both are quickly and highly addictive...
    ... one person to another, I've come off both Xanax and Ultram (not abuse levels though, although short to mid term...
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  18. Klonopin(Clonazepam) Withdrawl
    ... I bet it was just because it was an ultram detox and the Klonpin is better for anti seisure like...
    ... right that is likely why they switched it out for Ultram Detox....
    ... some from W/D's. Like I don't get such coming off Ultram . The Klonpin taper just made me a little angery,...
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  19. Ultram addiction
    ... hi Midair, I experienced Ultram /Tramadol dependency. For me,the withdrawals were ... experiences of patients doctors are learning that Ultram /Tramadol has dependency risks that were originally ... either minimizes risks or still says there none. Ultram /Tramadol is a synthetic compound that successfully ... risks so proceed with caution. You can type the words Ultram Withdrawals or Tramadol Withdrawals into Google and...
    ... medair73, did you have a history of depression before Ultram ?...
    ... of others with it, type the following into Google: Ultram Withdrawals...
    ... I have been on Ultram for years and its not helping my pain. I have really ... managment for my pain and he abruptly had me stop Ultram . I don't know why but I have no withdrawls it is so...
    ... Vickie, I've come of Ultram twice on taper without any remarkable side effects...
    ... my doctor told me there was a new drug out called Ultram that worked well, had no side effects, and was safe ... quit those drugs without any problem whatsoever. The Ultram was different. I had my surgeries at two different ... no problem quitting. It wasn't until I started the Ultram that I began to have problems with depression and ... couldn't bear the withdrawals, so I started taking the Ultram again. This happened twice before I finally think ... is that I know if I call my doctor and ask for more Ultram , he would give it to me and I would feel fine. I...
    ... want it to be known that if your doctor tells you Ultram isn't addictive, he's wrong. After reading through ... 100s of posts on this site and others, it seems that Ultram or tramadol is harder to come off of than some other...
    ... give you a good example. I have a friend who takes Ultram and got to the end of his prescription and started ... the doctor told him he couldn't be withdrawing from Ultram . This guy has been in practice for YEARS and should ... maybe some doctor wouldn't be so quick to prescribe Ultram to a patient who has minor pain....
    ... I have taken Ultram for like 9 years,I have a ruptured disc in my back ... and take 2) 50mg of ultram and 800mg of Motrin I usually just take the motrin ... but when I have severepain I take the ultram combo,this medicine is a dream come true for me because ... pills....I am NOT passing judgement BUT addiction to ultram can ONLY happen if you let it I choose not to let ... control!!!! For the people who get new scripts of Ultram :) Dont be afraid to try it!!! Its a great pain...
    ... better day for you. I am going through withdrawal from Ultram as well and it seems that every day is a little better...
    ... promise. I am a little over 3 months clean after using Ultram everyday for years. My suggestion is find support...
    ... I have taken Ultram for like 9 years,I have a ruptured disc in my back ... and take 2) 50mg of ultram and 800mg of Motrin I usually just take the motrin ... but when I have severepain I take the ultram combo,this medicine is a dream come true for me because ... pills....I am NOT passing judgement BUT addiction to ultram can ONLY happen if you let it I choose not to let ... control!!!! For the people who get new scripts of Ultram :) Dont be afraid to try it!!! Its a great pain ... are not an addict. I didn't choose to be addicted to Ultram and neither did they. I am an 18 year old girl and...
    ... Addiction is a nasty thing,I agree BUT all the posts about Ultram are so negative I was thinking to myself if I dint ... prescribed it No way in hell after reading these posts!!! Ultram and ANY other kind of Rx can be addicting no doubt ... about that ultram saved my life from ALOT of pain!!! I am so sorry...
    ... Ultram when used as prescribed is a fine pain killer.It's...
    ... withdrawals, nothing. There's something sinister about Ultram /tramadol. I believe it will be found eventually how ... everything I could put my eyes on), the withdrawals from Ultram are much worse than the so-called opiates like morphine...
    ... serotonin and depression are intrinsically linked and Ultram has a major action on this chemical, so there's board...
    ... must comment on how hard it can be to get help for ultram addiction. So many doctors have told me "just stop ... taking it" or " ultram isn't addictive" If you try to go to a traditional ... the amount (I was taking an absurd amount) because ultram is not catagorized as an addictive substance. And ... something like they wish theirs was a lighter drug like ultram . SIGH! I have been wondering as well if there is ... to all doctors that there have been many cases of ultram addiction, and not a lawsuit (wouldn't work even if...
    ... experienced weight gain as a side effect from taking Ultram ?...
    ... had to have 4 wisdom teeth dug out. They gave her ultram for that as it is not a narcotic. Then 1 month later ... 2nd degree burn on both legs. Again they gave her ultram because of it not being addicting. A month after ... ago she started reading everything she could about ULtram and was scared to death about what she read. So after ... school. Can anyone here tell me if you can have ultram withdrawls a week after taking the last pill. She...
    ... Hello becky! I myself have had to withdraw from Ultram twice in the past 2 years. Personally, I began withdrawing ... coming forward with stories about being addicted to Ultram /Tramadol. . One thing that helped me was doing things...
    ... I was on Ultram last summer when my Orthopedic doctor couldn call ... addict, there are many many problems! I haven't taken Ultram since last year and didn't really struggle too much...
    ... back you up on that. When I first started taking Ultram it was a miracle drug for me. It lifted me straight...
    ... primary purpose, as with many anti-depressants, or with Ultram /Tramadol which is a pain med but has the same action ... Those with a history of depression should NEVER take Ultram . You will more than likely be very susceptible to ... extremely difficult. However, there is life after Ultram . It may take some folks a bit longer to come off due ... tunnel. I promise!! Been there, done that....with Ultram . It can be done, but I will NEVER take that drug again...
    ... glad that I don't appear to have any problems with Ultram and that it's an effective pain killer for me. I...
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  20. from suboxone to ultram?????
    ... Because the "published" medical literature states that Ultram aka Tramadol is a synthetic compound and not an opiate ... the actual opiates. My understanding of it is that Ultram /Tramadol, while a synthetic derivative, still acts ... who have personal experience with opiates and with Ultram /Tramadol KNOW the ramifications....OUR opinions on...
    ... I've been on and off Ultram twice and not had any of the horrible WD symptoms...
    ... Hi Blasterboy. I am so glad you didn't experience Ultram WDs. Not sure why some have them and others don't ... about potential risks associated with it just google Ultram withdrawals or Tramadol withdrawals....
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  21. Percocet Concerta and xanax taper
    ... tempting to take more than i need. I am also using ultram for the pain. I know these can be addicting too-all...
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  22. HOME DETOX RESCUE OPTIONS
    ... Shelley, I forgot to mention a caution about the Ultram aka Tramadol. Some doctors believe that Ultram/Tramadol ... literature. For many of us, our experiences with Ultram /Tramadol actually produced worse WDs than with actual...
    ... PS i am not taking the ultram , it does not do one thing for me. nor does any of...
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  23. Whats wrong with me?????????
    ... 18 norco/day that I take. I was considering using ultram (tramadol) to relieve w/d symptoms. Would you mind ... you used to kill most if not all of w/d's. I have ultram waiting, however, I don't know how many I can take...
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  24. vicopofren/hydrocodone
    ... doctors that I have a problem, and they prescribe ultram . It is supposed to be less addictive and it, at least...

  25. in pain and craving
    ... what happens when the old back goes out. I take Ultram for back pain and motrin, it works and rest and ice ... ultram works for me and I don't get high off it and don't...
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  26. wired for failure?
    ... am trying to quit - or greatly reduce intake of - Ultram . I was taking up to 20 per day. I have been tapering...
    ... am trying to quit - or greatly reduce intake of - Ultram . I was taking up to 20 per day. I have been tapering...
    ... again until I get this done (ie, until I stop taking Ultram more than prescribed). Tina - I wish I had someone...

  27. New Thought on Vicodin Usage for My Recovery
    ... i'm trying to use ultram to get off vic's - it seems to be working - helping...

  28. pain in side from ultram / tramadol
    ... you really DO need to get them checked agin as the ultram itself can also cause the same type of problem and ... really could be a bigger issue right now.i am sorry the ultram was a flop too.Do a bit of research on ultram on one...
    ... I might be wrong but I thought the max amount of ultram you were supposed to take a day was 8? If that is...
    ... effects are slowing getting out of my system from the ultram and I am never going back down that road. If I...
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  29. experience with immodium AD?
    ... help me out please someone.... going from an 8 ultram a day habit....slowly down to 6......have been at ... i start taking this?? when i'm completely OFF the ultram ? or if i'm tapering and i start to feel w/d??? or ... even if i take 1 ultram in the morning and start feeling a little heeby-jeeby...

  30. i'm addicted to ultram
    ... getting addicted to that better than the freaking ultram ????...
    ... better off with the tapering. you gotta remember that ultram is a non-narcotic long acting opiate- 12-24 hours...
    ... Ultram is a non narcotic analgesic which is non addicting...
    ... I've never even heard of Ultram , enlighten me. What is it for?...
    ... Ultram (or Tramadol, the generic version) is a non-narcotic ... except you also have the possibility of seizures. Ultram is often offered by docs as a step-down drug to help ... high is not as big. Then people get addicted to the ultram since it does improve your mood and eases depression ... when getting off drugs, yeah?) Then getting off the ultram is so hard because you ultimately still have to deal...
    ... Fairly New Here and Thought Id Share....I Have Taken Ultram for Approx 5yrs Now and Don't Let Anyone Kid You While ... Have Taken Over The Years Hydro's ,Talwin,etc. The Ultram Works Good For Me, But as Anyone Who Deals with Chronic ... Stand Very Long. Probably Going to End Back Up on Ultram Because My Tolerence Never Really Changed on Them...
    ... I took Ultram for chronic pain and became physically addicted to ... very cranky and depressed and the worst part was the Ultram really didn't do a thing for my pain! The best thing...
    ... Tramadol ( ultram ) just became available here in Canada and my wife...
    ... wow kathymac that is some scary stuff. Just how much ultram were you taking at a time to see things like that ... , wow. I can take ultram for 2 weeks every day, and stop cold turkey with no...
    ... I don't know of anyone that gets a "buzz" off of ultram . It doesn't work that way. But it definitely improves ... you get caught in a perpetuating cycle, NEEDING the ultram to function because the depression negatively impacts...
    ... within days.I couldn't believe it,that's why I find the ultram story so interesting.....Dave...
    ... needed something for my pain, my doctor put me on ultram and I noticed immediately the mood-lifting effect ... I talked to several other people that said the ultram helped them with the depression they felt after quitting ... it as much if you had mild/moderate depression. Ultram has worked well for me but because of the anti-depressant...
    ... want to say you can find lots in the Archives here on Ultram , if you want to read further on it. (And there is ... :-( In all honestly, if I had been prescribed Ultram and it helped me in the way it does some of you.....
    ... Ultram is a weird drug. that is for sure! I have used it...
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  31. ShameandPain ...
    ... doing well. Slow - but improving. I am still at 12 ultram per day( 4 doses of 3). This week,I had one day...
    ... Hello, all - still at 12 Ultram per day. Today I took 4 in one dose instead of 3 ... nauseous! The way I felt when I first started taking Ultram , and had to "wean" onto it! Yes - my body is getting...
    ... Eventually, I got there! And so will you! My dose of Ultram is considered quite low but I definetly still feel...
    ... for a relaxing holiday. I am on schedule for 11.5 Ultram today. Only a step down of .5, but a step down, nonetheles...
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  32. Uh Oh - me too
    ... Well, I am starting week 2 of tapering from about 20 Ultram a day. Last week I successfully got to 12, and stayed...

  33. Om Subutex and still in PAIN!!
    ... of Depo-Medrol ( a steroid) and a prescription for Ultram , but i have taken Ultram before and got no relief ... today my back is still bothering me and he gave me Ultram , i don't want to keep pushing the issue of getting...
    ... doesn't make sense to go back to opiates even though Ultram isn't considered a true narcotic. Nonetheless, Ultram...
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  34. Ultram Taper
    ... as pain meds! Dale -thanks for the kind words! Ultram does work great for back pain. Just be really vigilant...
    ... way. That's what I'm talking about when I say the ultram kinda brings out my hydro addiction. If I could keep ... drug for another. I worry about taking too much ultram too. My doc says 400 mg a day of ultram (which would ... pills - the max legal amount) is a "whopping dose of ultram ". What does that mean? What happens to your body...
    ... crawlies...I HATE that feeling!! When I first started Ultram , I swear it did not give me a buzz. Weird, huh?...

  35. Did I Cheat?
    ... not in pain. I'm kicking myself for throwing out the ultram . I was scared I'd take it. Now I wish I could take...
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  36. How I got started
    ... I got started on Ultram because it was "safe". As a flight attendent, I ... discs, I used vicodin. Then, my doctor switched me to Ultram - a "terrific new drug" - non narcotic!! Oh boy ... 22 years with my airline...but I am left with an Ultram habit. I'll take it over vicoden. Oh well, Monday...
    ... bulging disks. Is that the same thing? I tossed my ultram down the sink last week because it was the only thing ... get off than hydro, I was afraid I'd get hooked on ultram too. Though as soon as I come down I get a migraine...
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  37. Offical Diagosis
    ... was horriified. the next time I went they gave me Ultram , its a generic and it was 10.00 HUGE diffrence so...
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  38. methadone addict
    ... You are brave. I have been trying totaper from Ultram , not very successfully. So, maybe CT is the best...

  39. Chronic pain patient off hydro but now ....
    ... the H was hell but using a less potent medication ( ultram ) helped with the w/d's tremendously. Now the doc ... has me settled on a regular dose of ultram to manage my regular pain. But now I think I've traded ... one demon for another. Is ultram addictive? Doc says it's not an opiate so what's ... other channels). Is my sobriety in jeopardy using the ultram ? Am I going down the same road? ~Kinda worried...
    ... It depends on how you use Ultram and how you consider your reasons for use. Don't ... dependance been the same as Addiction. Big difference! Ultram can be addictive and some find it an awfully hard ... ve taken huge doses at a time and many can get of Ultram using a downward titration without much of a problem...
    ... surgery in the past. I abused all other opiates so Ultram is the only thing I can take to help with my pain ... Motrin and sometimes Motrin helps me more. I can take ultram every day for weeks and weeks stop abruptly and have ... chronic pain you have to take something and if the ultram is working for you and your not abusing it, than I ... another. Do you get the " europhoric" feeling from ultram ? I never did but it does constipate me worse than...
    ... Ultram has worse withdrawl than hydros.. and it was only...
    ... waaaay over the line though. So now I'm on the ultram and taking more than prescribed because the prescribed ... Fighting the urge to get some pills? Since my ultram usage went up, I've been trying to wean down and I...
    ... It sounds like the Ultram has opened the door to the addict in you. This may...
    ... to have to have surgery or something. I think the ultram is bringing out your hydro addiction again. I know ... when I was taking ultram I had to take more hydro to get high so there's a ... your pain after you've been off of opiates (including ultram ) for a while? I know for me and several here we've ... addict trying to get her fix. I never really liked ultram , though I do get high off it, and it makes me crave ... try them. I would talk to your doctor if you can. Ultram is bad news for us narcotic addicts, and you seem...
    ... ? :( I don't feel that psychological pull with ultram - - - just the physical w/d when I go too long without ... a lot. And the more I think about the H, the more ultram I take.........even though it doesn't give the same ... right now. I'm so pissed that I started taking the ultram thinking it was a non-narcotic and safe. Now, if...
    ... obviously how bad your pain is, but it sounds like that ultram is digging up all those cravings again. It happens ... don't get high off of it. Physically it makes sense. Ultram causes your opioid receptors to proliferate, just...
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  40. Day 4 And Feeling Horrible
    ... really take it that often, isn't there something else? Ultram gives me headaches, isn't there something else? No...
    ... Kelley :) Goog to meet you, I stopped Ultram in the last week of July and have had horrible anxiety...
    ... you have been clean for a few months. Right? I tried ultram ounce and I can see how it can be addictive its that...
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  41. shameandpain are out there
    ... t want to switch to anything stronger - at least Ultram is still not classified as a narcotic. The only ... I would love to hear advice on how you conquered Ultram !! Lizzie...
    ... something in it that works on those receptors. My last ultram I took was on July 27 of this year. I have lost 30...
    ... I read ultram also works on serotonin, is it possible to go on an...
    ... I stopped taking ultram after taking it for one and a half years. It was worse...
    ... convienced that I could never make it without the ultram but I have survived, Kevin...
    ... I will be ok as long as they do not ask me to take ultram again. How is your anxiety, Kev Vicky...
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  42. Everybody Post 1 Thing They Are Thankful For This Thanksgiving..
    ... depression and my own inner conflict with taking prescribed Ultram . Still maintaining a low dose of 100-125 a day, though...
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  43. Buspar Question
    ... serotonin, since zoloft makes it worse and so does ultram . Then again, so does hydro, but much less so than ... ultram . You would think I have actually any medical training...
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  44. Aaaahhhhhh, help anyone ativan or ambien
    ... recently, back nearly out and afraid to take hydro or ultram . Was good stuff. I wish it could be taken more often...
    ... Did you take Ultram ? Like you I have been off all week also. I feal weak...
    ... Both hydro and ultram get me high. Ultram makes me feel crappy so it hasn't had the same draw...
    ... Both hydro and ultram get me high. Ultram makes me feel crappy so it hasn't had the same draw...
    ... I flushed all my hydro, ambien and ativan. I have ultram for a real pain emergency. But really, I love it for...
    ... I flushed all my hydro, ambien and ativan. I have ultram for a real pain emergency. But really, I love it for ... the anxiety dept either. Be careful with the ultram , thats what got me in my situatuion, it has a benzo...
    ... My ultram experience is like opiate plus speed (but I believe...
    ... get a couple hours of sleep.Are you withdrawing from ultram or vikes? How long have you been clean for? Anyways...
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  45. Mrs.Cartagena Addict,Mom,Wife,Daughter
    ... working on recovery. I am in the midst of a taper from Ultram now - you are way ahead of me - 3 days free! Everyone...

  46. What will it take?
    ... used to treat pain, it has several names, Tramadol, Ultram and Ultracet. it is not an opiate but it works on...
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  47. Injured & newly clean - SUPPORT PLEASE!
    ... I would ask for Ultram . it does not give you the euophoric buzz that we all...
    ... thanks ss..I've always been afraid of Ultram and have never taken it I don't think. I've read alot...
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  48. Oxy question...? (seizures?)
    ... here and other boards about Ultracet, Tramadol or Ultram (all basically the same drug) causing seizures at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tramadol Ultracet

  49. Buzz -checking in
    ... Hi guys - I am the Ultram taperer..who did not taper. However, I am still ... Anyway - BeginAgain - You still might think about Ultram if your foot hurts. It took a long time for me to ... it can cause nausea.. Maybe U could take half an Ultram and a toradol? If your doc says it's Okay... Also...
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  50. Day 5 - uh oh.....
    ... Yesterday was my day to cut from 14 ultram a day to 13. I blew it, and took 16!! While this...

  51. Day 3 and 4
    ... Well, I made it through the weekend at 14 Ultram a day. I know this sounds like a lot, but I was at...
    ... extra pills even if you have them. I have Vicodin, Ultram and ambien here but I choose not to take them. It...
    ... extra pills even if you have them. I have Vicodin, Ultram and ambien here but I choose not to take them. It ... drugs are the same but life is better without them, Ultram is the mother of all evils in my opinion. It seems...
    ... Kev, I switched to Ultram because 1 of my stupid Dr.'s said that it wasn't addictive...
    ... bunch, Tina! Kev and Vicky - I too, was placed on Ultram because it was non addictive! I told my docs I did ... stay on a narcotic all the time, so they gave me Ultram ..5 years later, here I am..Lizzie...
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  52. really need some support
    ... wanting too) away with myself!! Today is day 5 ct from ultram and other opiate pain meds in between. Maybe switching...
    ... Ultram is difficult and tricky drug, I went off of it a few...

  53. Xanax And Ambien Help Please
    ... I stared in late July stopping a very heavy Ultram and Vicodin problem and have stopped them comepletely...
    ... addictive. I am 12 days clean from addiction to Ultram , Vicodin, and Darvocet. It is really hard. I still ... crave the Ultram the most. Good luck Staci...
    ... addictive. I am 12 days clean from addiction to Ultram , Vicodin, and Darvocet. It is really hard. I still ... crave the Ultram the most. Good luck Staci How much Ultram were ... myself will never go through the pain w/drawing from Ultram again. It was 100 times worse than the Hydros., Kev...
    ... metalic taste in my mouth. I tapered off Vicodin and Ultram and was still taking Ambien. I then had to taper off...
    ... metalic taste in my mouth. I tapered off Vicodin and Ultram and was still taking Ambien. I then had to taper off...
    ... aches,headache,stomach) but I also was WD-ing from Ultram and some Vicodin. By the time I started to taper from...
    ... aches,headache,stomach) but I also was WD-ing from Ultram and some Vicodin. By the time I started to taper from...
    ... aches,headache,stomach) but I also was WD-ing from Ultram and some Vicodin. By the time I started to taper from...
    ... somehow have to break that trend. I hate that I let the Ultram drag me to this point. I had never taken a nerve pill ... in my life but the Ultram had give me a fight. I checked the days and July 28 ... was the last day I took a Ultram , Thanks Kev...
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  54. Day 2
    ... Day 2 of tapering Ultram . I was at 18 a day (OK-maybe 20). Yesterday (day...

  55. Day 1
    ... First day of tapering Ultram . My goal was 14 - but I took 15 (weak moment). However...
    ... HAVE never even gotten a europhoric feeling off of ultram , it blows my mind that it can even be addicting.....
    ... I am coming off of Ultram too as well as Vicodin and Darvocet. Good luck, you...
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  56. with gratitude..off suboxone..
    ... still working on it. Ya know, in a way the low dose ultram I take works on my depression (without feeling high...
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  57. Anyone up for helping me taper?
    ... Hey - I'm new. My battle is with Ultram . It's been going on 5 years or so. I have gone ... - but it's back. I am ready to stop. WD from Ultram is terrible. I am looking for some one who is willing...
    ... Hi, I didn't have an Ultram problem. But, there is a wealth of information on ... or two ago that had alot of really good info about Ultram and what it does to the brain chemistry. It might ... There are certainly people here who have battled Ultram and have successfully come off it. I think if I remember ... depressant to help balance that end out. Apparently Ultram acts in more than one way on the brain, not just a ... ouragement. I hope someone responds to you that has tackled Ultram and beat it so that you can relate to them a little...
    ... Shameand pain, I tapered off Ultram and Ambien. The WD was much easier than off Vicoden ... which I did last year before I switched to Ultram . I still had the WD symptoms but they weren't as strong...
    ... Sorry to meet under these conditions, my Ultram use was about the same as yours. I was put on it in...
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  58. How do you go through life without drugs?
    ... put on a 4 year hiatus once I got addicted to the Ultram . I really think the key is keeping yourself busy,...
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  59. is this withdrawal?
    ... I couldn't agree with you more on the Ultram astrolifter, I had to go into rehab & FMLA Act for ... never thought would be as challenging this beast " Ultram ". I started taking it in 1995 after a hip injury and ... because I was still taking my normal amount. I think Ultram needs to be changed in its class of drugs. Ihave come ... off hydros and they don't even come close to the Ultram . May I ask what got you to the point of stopping ... the Ultram or did you just say thats it. I'm going into my 3rd ... meds, maybe we need a new thread on this drug. 1, Ultram = 95% pain when stopping with very little mental, ... addictive". I totally agree with you about the " Ultram =95% pain when stopping with very little mental". I ... know this because, I’ve been 3 and 1/2 weeks off Ultram now and have experienced very little cravings for ... believe, relieved the anti-depressant withdrawals of the Ultram as it works in pretty much the same way: by inhibiting ... re-uptake of serotonin and norepinephrine, just as Ultram does. The only difference being that effexor has no...
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  60. Anyone Have Experience w/ Toradol? (Ketorolac)
    ... from someone I think was mixing it up with tramadol ( Ultram ). I know a lot of you are here because of chronic...
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  61. Hello Goddess Girl and Lisahub
    ... recovery.....i am a chronic pain patient, i now use only ultram when things get rough. I take 2 a day. It is still...
    ... doctor when he hands me my scripts. I only got on ultram cuz i finally told the doctor i was looking for pain...
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  62. Question for surgery....please help
    ... most Dr's will tell you it is non narcotic, but it is Ultram /Tramadol with tylonol in it....you can look up several ... posts on here about Tramadol and or Ultram withdrawls, they are supposed to be worse than Vicodin...
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  63. I've been taken off the tramadol for good...this is going to be hard.
    ... Herbal.... How is it going without the Ultram ??? I am really curious because I am using Ultram in...
    ... effects. Paxil is good if you have anxiety. I know ultram works on both seratonin and norepinephrine, the tricyclic ... zoloft. I think these are much better options than ultram . They don't make you high, their effects are noticeable...
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  64. The strangest thing...
    ... thursday 7-28-05/ I was ok Friday because I had a few Ultram that kind of did the trick for me. Saturday I had...
    ... Instead of 2 7.5's a day I take 6-8 a day. I uesed Ultram to back up the days I did not have hydro until my...
    ... days and a half. But I may have cheated. I did have 4 Ultram . @ at noon and 2 at about 8pm. My anxiety is less ... though. I believe that I would also abuse the Ultram . God bless you all! And keep hanging in! yaince...
    ... hydro. The anxiety is much less but I have been taking Ultram and that is probably a mistake to do that also. ... me off the hydrocodone. What do you all think about Ultram ??? I know it can be abused but do you believe it is...
    ... I PROMISE YOU!! ( 3 - 500 mg pills a day ) 2. Ultram may be helping but it is a fight you are going to ... I have read enough withdrawl / addiction posts on Ultram out here to avoid it. 3. Advil Liquigels... DO...
    ... get better. In lieu of a doctor, perhaps using the Ultram to taper isn't altogether a bad thing. As long as...
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  65. EllenNYC
    ... depression, some health issues, and are both taking ultram 2x a day..... I am just thankful as hell for the ... ultram , it saved me from the opiate-hell i was in, i don...
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  66. coming off tramadol "the non- addictitive drug" yeah right
    ... I was taking ultram like 5 a day for over a year i quit them when i had ... the vic's only one time a day and when i took the ultram i took like 2 doeses a day. now, when i quit the ultram ... flu but the next day it was gone in short i think ultram addiction ia more mental then physical...
    ... there is a strong physical dependence that develops. Ultram doesn't make you feel blissed out like opiates does...
    ... things to do. Anyway, I found this information about Ultram addiction on a site for a treatment center: <... use of Ultram can result in tolerance to the medications so that ... is reduced abruptly. Individuals taking prescribed Ultram should not only be given these medications under appropriat ... leg movements. Individuals who become addicted to Ultram can be treated. Options for effectively treating Ultram ... Fortunately, we have a number of effective options to treat Ultram addiction and to help manage the sometime severe withdrawal...
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  67. Vicodin addiction
    ... something else out there for the pain (can't take ultram ), ending with a sigh, okay, I guess just refill my...
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  68. How does Ultram work on the brain?
    ... Though ultram is non-narcotic its effects on the brain are similar ... was coming off the lortab, my doctor prescribed me ultram . To me the high was almost the same. However, It took...
    ... Does anyone know how ultram works chemically on the brain? I've been doing searches ... explanations. I know there is a big argument that ultram is not addictive, but trust me, i've seen otherwise ... greatly appreciate the help. Thanks :) Tramadol ( Ultram ) is not fully understood. It appears to have actions...
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  69. day 2 of craving....i am weakening...
    ... still depending on a "substance") is that low dose of Ultram (prescibed!), which sometimes messes with my head...
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  70. WHAT the heck is WRONG with me????
    ... still depending on a "substance") is that low dose of Ultram (prescibed!), which sometimes messes with my head...
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  71. still trying to stop
    ... those dam pills made me think otherwise. I am on Ultram , 1 2X a day....they are working wonders on my pain...

  72. Any experience with Ultram?
    ... I know Ultram was originally marketed as non-addictive but has been...

  73. My appt. with the "sub" Dr. - SCAM!
    ... over 3 weeks now and it has been a struggle. I used ultram , myself, but i was still very very sick. The new...
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  74. Ultram addiction
    ... Hello! Im sorry, but I cannot relate directly to Ultram addiction, as I was addicted to a narcotic. But I ... across many people seeking help and offering advice on ultram addiction...My advice for right now, until some more ... for you...I would search the boards, just type in ultram addiction into the board search, you should find quite ... you are for doing so much research! I do know that Ultram can be a very addicting drug and the withdrawls can...
    ... giving them a call to find out specifically about Ultram withdrawal. I think Ultram addiction is a fairly ... clean and sober since 1988, I was also prescribed Ultram after several surgerys and a bout with cancer in 2003...
    ... Herbal ... Seizures are one of the dangers of stopping Ultram too abruptly, and can of course be dangerous. High...
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  75. Ultram withdrawal
    ... that. My sleep has been affected, how about yours? Ultram is not an opiate and their is considerable debate...
    ... trouble sleeping. I know that if I took my last dose of Ultram too late at night, it would keep me up. Always had...
    ... on Narcanon and it gives the w/d symptoms of meds. Ultram has more than alot of controlled narcotics. Your doctor ... doctor know, and maybe the next patient he puts on ultram he will taper them off. (My pain doctor won't even ... write ultram , my PCP ordered them, but she was giving me 360 percs...
    ... I don't want to. I'm tired and I miss my life. The Ultram was taking the edge off enough for me to function...
    ... me. My "pain specialist" (the one who gave me the Ultram to begin with and then stopped it all the sudden) ... In fact, the rehab told me that they often give Ultram to people that are withdrawing from Vicoden or Oxy...
    ... general. Personally, I would feel better about using the Ultram than opiates, because I never craved the Ultram and...
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