Tramadol Carries Addiction Risks Too, Study Finds

A new study has found that tramadol, a less powerful opioid painkiller, carries the same risks of addiction as other opioids. 

How to stop taking tramadol

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.

Does Tramadol show up on drug tests?

Tramadol won't show up on a standard drug test. But Tramadol does show up on drug testing for prescription medications. More on the types of drug tests that