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Ultram

Ultram

I heard that ultram is very addictive ?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

@A MyFibroTeam Member I agree. I was on Cymbalta for maybe two weeks at the lowest dose and of course had intolerable side effects so I thought since I… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Ultram

Ultram

Does Ultram make you retain fluids or increase your blood pressure?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

i have taken it for quite awhile, and it doesn't cause either for me. hope that helps.

posted over 1 year ago

Ultram 1st Time User

Ultram 1st Time User

Anyone take ultram? If so how does it work for pain? I have a script but scared to try it since last med (cymbalta) was causing more harm then good. But in such pain I need to do something to help.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I've been on Cymbalta for depression, gabapentin, tizanidine, and tramadol. I could function quite well with that. Now my GP stopped writing pain… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Ultram

Ultram

Is this a Narcotic?? If so is there something similar to take that is not.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Well that explains why I had some very scary episodes in mixing tramadol w flexaril and ambian I didn't know it causes respiratory depression. I also… read more

posted about 3 years ago

Ultram ER (Tramadol Extended Release)

Ultram ER (Tramadol Extended Release)

Does anyone take this medication, and if so does it help?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

It does give me some relief.

posted over 2 years ago

Ultram

Ultram

Has anyone suffered with noise in there eare from taking tramadol because I suffer with noise taking tramadol 3 years now

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I take 200g in the morning and 150 mg at night and I agree with you it is the only treatment that helps me get up in the morning and do something

posted over 2 years ago

Pain Meds

Pain Meds

I alternate between Ultracet and Ultram but today neither are helping. What other pain meds seem to help with the pain

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I highly recommend Nucynta. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about it. There is a controlled release version you take every 12 hours and an instant release… read more

posted over 4 years ago

Ultram

Ultram

I’m currently taking tremadol for the pain it’s not working and is making me sick is there another alternative I can’t take codine either

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

My pain management doctor has had me on Nucynta ER of which I've found to be effective..

posted about 2 years ago

Sensitive To Touch

Sensitive To Touch

Good morning. Can you tell me if your ultra sensitive to touch in some spots? Or Not ultra sensitive? I know some of us with fibro may or may not have that symptom. If so, is it constant?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes I'm feeling in the same way especially my neck and shoulders killing me a lot.

posted almost 5 years ago

Rheumatologist Release Back To PCP

Rheumatologist Release Back To PCP

I received my diagnosis last Thursday and my rheumatologist released me back to my PCP. I am disappointed by that because I don't know if my PCP is knowledgeable about fibro. I have not talked with her about it at all. I'm not scheduled to go back to her until May for my physical. Is it normal for your rheumatologist to do that? Should I make an appointment to see PCP sooner. I just started gabapentin and have a question but I feel like I don't have a doctor to ask now.… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

If your PCP is like mine you probably are better off-my PCP wanted to have me continue with a med I id not need that was messing up my liver-I gave her… read more

posted about 4 years ago