All we know about the prescription painkiller the popular Geordie TV took to deal with a chronic knee problem.
However it also increases brain serotonin levels which produces feelings of warmth and well-bring, relaxation and sleepiness. As an opiate like codeine, methadone and heroin, Tramadol works by stimulating brain opioid receptors.
Here we look at the prescription drug he has become addicted to and what we know about it.
“I want to thank my wife, family and closest friends through this really difficult time.”
“I feel like I have let a lot of people down and for that I’m truly sorry.
Tramadol is an increasingly common prescribed painkiller, with prescriptions almost doubling between 2006 and 2012 from 5.9million to 11.1million.
It is an addictive painkiller that shares many of the same effects of heroin and killed more people - 33 - in Northern Ireland than heroin and cocaine combined in 2015.
I feel okay. ^ yeah but i think he's saying 2 or 3 of his 400mg time-release, and i mean that sounds like a seizure waiting to happen but then again i think as tolerance builds so would the seizure threshold. *I THINK* so i. I was just searching google to find out what Tramadol was and found this site. I'm not a heavy pill.