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Withdrawal Nightmare
by Kidekone
Citation:   Kidekone. "Withdrawal Nightmare: An Experience with Tramadol (exp106502)". Erowid.org. Mar 10, 2018. erowid.org/exp/106502

300 mg oral Pharms - Tramadol (daily)


I am a kidney transplant patient. I have to eat daily drugs to keep this thing in balance, immunosuppressants and such - all legal, no antidepressants or other painkillers.

Two times in my whole life I have experienced hallucinations, once with Stilnoct and last night after two days of no tramadol. Now, I am no newbie to opioid withdrawal. After getting my new kidney I self-administered 120 mg oxycodone IV in a day with a drug pump. Did this for about a week with lowering doses and the withdrawal symptoms were akin to a flu. Also at one stage had to eat for a long time a lot of codeine. Plasticky feeling but not much of a withdrawal from that.

I took tramadol for about two months. The withdrawal symptoms were much more severe than I could have ever imagined. Typical opioid withdrawal symptoms with SNRI withdrawal symptoms. I have not much else to say but be careful, this substance is much more trickier than I imagined. Take care.

Exp Year: 2014ExpID: 106502
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: 38 
Published: Mar 10, 2018Views: 2,435
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Pharms - Tramadol (149) : Preparation / Recipes (30), Addiction & Habituation (10), Hangover / Days After (46), Medical Use (47), Not Applicable (38)

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