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Loperamide vs. Tramadol for Withdrawal

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Loperamide

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Other Names: Ultram   Ultram ER   Zydol   Ryzolt
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Loperamide (R-18553), a synthetic piperidine derivative, is an opioid medication used against diarrhea resulting from gastroenteritis or inflammatory bowel disease. In most countries it is available generically and under brand names such as '''Lop... Read more on Wikipedia
Tramadol hydrochloride (Ultram, Tramal) is a centrally acting opioid analgesic, used in treating moderate to severe pain. The drug has a wide range of applications, including treatment for restless legs syndrome and fibromyalgia. It was devel... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Working Man
April 17, 2014
Working Man wrote
For Opiate Withdrawal: loperamide -or- Klonopin/other benzos.
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By theresa hawkins
March 26, 2014
theresa hawkins wrote
robaxin and seroquel
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By Can't wait to get back to Tramadol
February 19, 2014
Can't wait to get back to Tramadol wrote
Dilaudid vs. Tramadol
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By Tramadol rash
February 8, 2014
Tramadol rash wrote
tramadol rash
Sounds like your allergic to opioid pain medicine.
March 10, 2014
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By Kaleigh 25 Yr. Old Female in Baltimore, MD
February 5, 2014
Kaleigh 25 Yr. Old Female in Baltimore, MD wrote
Taking Tramadol & Phentermine Together
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does the phentermine work for you? seems to make me hungrier
jennifer  |  April 8, 2014
So how did your doctors appt go?
Chavez  |  March 12, 2014
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By dee
January 16, 2014
dee wrote
DIZZINESS AND BLURRED VISION
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By Jcaudle
January 15, 2014
Jcaudle wrote
Shakey hands
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By schorel
December 7, 2013
schorel wrote
Allergic reaction to tramadol
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By Shadowboxers
November 22, 2013
Shadowboxers wrote
Bursitis pain
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By Katelyn 17
November 21, 2013
Katelyn 17 wrote
taking keppra and tramadol at the same time..
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By dave
October 17, 2013
dave wrote
Mobic vs Tramadol
Mobic is in the same class as ibuprophen, Aleve, etc. They are all NSAID (non steroid anti inflammatory drugs) and Tramadol is not a narcotic pain med but it does mimic some opiate pain meds and gives you pain relief similar to taking an opiate
FFMom  |  April 16, 2014
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By Maujy
October 9, 2013
Maujy wrote
Tramadol
im so sorry you had such a shity Dr. she needs to go back to school tramadol is hard ,hard, hard, to stop!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know the answer to your prob go to a pain Dr. they will help you not these 22 year want a be Doctors they cant wipe there own,you know!!!!!!!!!!!!!
greg  |  February 8, 2014
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What patients are saying about Loperamide vs. Tramadol

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usage and eventually switch off it to loperamide until...
...You have loperamide which will ...the SNRI withdrawals you would be experiencing... The way I see it you should taper your tramadol usage and eventually switch off it to loperamide unti...
opiates. I can get high from 24mg of loperamide along with...
...the subtle effects of opiates. I can get high from 24mg of loperamide along with omeprazole. But yeah ...opiates out there like codeine, tramadol, poppy seed tea and such....
used them again. I would probably just switch to tramad...
...and Aleve. Once I took benzos, but that acts like a crutch and I don't like how benzos make me feel so I never used them again. I would probably just switch to tramadol or hydrocodone...
Tramadol, for instance, switching to 20mg of oxycodone per...
...If you're taking 300mg/day of Tramadol, for instance, switching to 20mg of oxycodone per day would work ...a time. As far as loperamide (Imodium) goes though, I wouldn't...
over weekend so taking 100 mgs tramadol twice a day (and...
...w/d's over weekend so taking 100 mgs tramadol twice a day (and a few vistrol and valiums and loperamide). kinda surprised at how well it is working. is tramadol really that great at holding...
get off only to get through the wds. I feel much much better...
...any subs. I took 26 mg of loperamide about an hour ...opiate buzz comparable to tramadol. I'm not taking this to get off only to get through the wds. I feel much much better. I have enemas on...
experience was loperamide helped crush tram w/d and...
...used Loperamide to taper Trams with some satisfactory results. Effective loperamide dose was 32 mg (HS) vs. 250-300 mg [daily] tramadol. Personal experience was loperamide helped crush tram w/d...
better now with 500mg of Tramadol. Thanks buddy!!! Glad...
...an extensive history with Loperamide. I've already taken 30mg of Lop. today. All it does is help the digestive system. Lop ...doing much better now with 500mg of Tramadol. Thanks buddy!!! Gla...
thing about it is, coming off tramadol doesn't take near as...
...thought I took too much Ultram! Hey the good thing about it is, coming off tramadol doesn't take near ...ad, it has loperamide in it (something like methadone) and chug the bottle! It totally ...
own experiences Tramadol WD's are very bad. Mainly because...
...from my own experiences Tramadol WD's are very bad. Mainly because a, you ...like I said, start with the Tramadol and then once ...go with the Kratom. Loperamide helps greatly with opiate w...
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