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Does Tramadol cause Nightmares ?

#24 in Tramadol discussions - 424 posts discuss Nightmares with Tramadol. Nightmares is #24 concern in Tramadol discussions.
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Angela
tramadol and nightmares
I have been taking tramadol 50 mg for two years now and recently I have had to take double the amount a couple of different nights due to high pain levels. When I take only the 50 mg I don't experience nightmares but when I take a 100mg I end up with vivid nightmares some I can recall and some I dont
con't
September 19, 2014
The rest of my comment seemed to have been cut off, so I'll just finish it up by saying that some of the side-effects of true narcotics - like nightmares and itching or "crawling" skin - happen with tram too at higher doses, but they'll drop away again whenever you lower the dose, or even on their own at sustained higher doses (so long as the higher doses are taken as ordered and not messed with or abused. Moving between 50mg and 100mg as you are doing is fine.
Hugh
September 19, 2014
Nightmares are a common side-effect of opiate use, from the beast that is Morphine all the way down to little tramadol which contains only a small amount of synthetic opioid and has very weak effects on the u-opioid receptor - amounting to about 15% of the pain relief provided. The remaining 85% of tramadol's makeup is basically an SNRI anti-depressant, like Effexor or Milnacipran. In other words, as far as narcotics go, Tramadol barely qualifies as one, if at all. BUT it still has a few of the

iven by the hospital as I have had horrendous nightmares...
" ...question but I have stopped taking my Tramadol that I was given by the hospital as I have had horrendous nightmares about my children for ...is really upsetting me. Has anyone else had nightmares on... "

Tramadol gives me horrible nightmares, so I...
" ...whether that's chemical or psychological... Tramadol gives me horrible nightmares, so I rarely want... "

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un, I take Tramadol but got nightmares before them, may...
" ...like this, I get terrible nightmares and wake up with the ...Megs Am sorry you have nightmares too hun, I take Tramadol but got nightmares before them,... "

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because of nightmares associated with tramadol. i am worse...
" ...and ginger help with the pain and inflammation. i can only take co codamol at night because of nightmares associated with tramadol. i am... "

I get the most horrendous nightmares when on Tramadol so I...
" ...do know that I get the most horrendous nightmares when on Tramadol so I do understand and... "

helped but did cause restless sleeping and nightmares...
" ...be willing to bet the tramadol is the culprit. They were ...Doug at one point and tramadol helped but did cause restless sleeping and nightmares. the drug brfore Tramadol which I cant... "

amadol gives me 'waking nightmares', it's horrible to...
" ...the withdrawal of Co-proxamol. Tramadol gives me 'waking nightmares', it's horrible to have to choose between pain relief and the side effects. I hope you can find something to help soon,... "

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gives me waking nightmares as I get auditory hallucinations...
" ...the time.. always have though so nothing new there. Tramadol gives me waking nightmares as I get auditory hallucinations at night... people coming up the stairs but... "

tramadol, 150mg and started to have nightmares. This was...
" ...I had one prescription for tramadol, 150mg and started to have nightmares. This was very disturbing as ...in a sweat and felt quite paranoid. The tramadol also made me dizzy,so i stopped... "

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