Tramadol is a synthetic opiate agonistic that provokes physical dependence or addiction after regular use. So how do you treat tramadol withdrawal, given this potential to be habit forming? We explore here.
Get help for tramadol withdrawal first from your prescribing doctor. Ask for a tapering regimen and follow it. Then, learn about medications and over-the-counter treatments that can aid tramadol withdrawal. More about how to withdraw safely from tramadol here.
Is going cold turkey off tramadol recommended. No. More here on protocols for tramadol withdrawal and SAFELY stopping tramadol.
Detox from tramadol can be medically managed or supervised by a doctor at home. Which is best for you? Explore more here.
The first 72 hours of withdrawal from tramadol are the most difficult. With over 50+ symptoms attributed to withdrawal from tramadol, the best way to withdraw from tramadol is under medical supervision. We review more here.
You can treat tramadol addiction using medications and/or psychotherapy. Many options exists within these two major categories of treatment. More here on how to treat addiction and who to ask for help. Plus, a section at the end for your questions about treating tramadol addiction.
Never stop taking tramadol suddenly. Instead, work with a doctor to gradually taper off tramadol by 10% daily, 20% every three to five days, and 25% a week. More here on how to stop taking tramadol.
Tramadol withdrawal occurs after you’ve been taking tramadol regularly for more than a few weeks. What to expect during tramadol withdrawal here.
Tramadol withdrawal can take up to several days before acute withdrawal symptoms dissipate.
But symptoms of tramadol withdrawal can last up to several months after you last take tramadol. More on how long tramadol withdrawal lasts and what you can expect here.
What does smoking tramadol do to you? First, it doesn’t really get you high. And the binders and fillers can be dangerous. In this article, we’ll explore how it affects your body and just how safe smoking tramadol really is.