Review: Tramadol and Ambien
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Tramadol and Ambien together.
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tramadol and Ambien. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,185 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Tramadol (latest outcomes from 41,482 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Ambien (latest outcomes from 46,715 users) has active ingredients of zolpidem tartrate. It is often used in insomnia.
On Nov, 13, 2014: 3,185 people who take Tramadol, Ambien are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride)
- Ambien (zolpidem tartrate)
Drug effectiveness over time :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Tramadol is effective||11.76%|
(2 of 17 people)
(7 of 46 people)
(4 of 18 people)
(4 of 27 people)
(9 of 26 people)
(6 of 19 people)
(3 of 11 people)
|Ambien is effective||9.09%|
(1 of 11 people)
(16 of 32 people)
(10 of 19 people)
(18 of 29 people)
(21 of 41 people)
(12 of 22 people)
(10 of 14 people)
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Drug Rash With Eosinophilia And Systemic Symptoms||Pain||Dizziness||Dizziness||Fatigue||Fatigue||Insomnia Exacerbated||Pain|
|Liver Injury||Abdominal Pain||Depression||Anxiety||Tooth Injury||Pain||Lipids||Nausea|
|Neutropenia||Pain In Extremity||Fatigue||Injury||Petit Mal Epilepsy||Drug Ineffective||Neuroma||Anxiety|
|Rash||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||Mitral Valve Incompetence||Myocardial Infarction||Urinary Tract Infection||Drug Abuse||Rectal Bleeding||Dyspnoea|
|Diarrhoea||Depression||Chest Pain||Depression||Depression||Dependence||Tired Eyes||Fatigue|
|Confusional State||Oedema Peripheral||Tricuspid Valve Incompetence||Hepatic Encephalopathy||Loss Of Consciousness||Meniscus Lesion||Mental Status Changes||Fall|
|Death||Abnormal Behaviour||Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca||Asthenia||Fall||Bursitis||Nasal Ulcer||Back Pain|
|Febrile Neutropenia||Muscle Tightness||Nasal Disorder||Nausea||Musculoskeletal Pain||Eating Disorder||Dermatitis Exfoliative||Arthralgia|
|Back Pain||Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy||Cognitive Disorder||Mitral Valve Incompetence||Neck Pain||Impaired Driving Ability||Nasal Inflammation||Diarrhoea|
|Dermatitis Exfoliative||Vomiting||Drug Dependence||Vision Blurred||Compression Fracture||Hallucination||Fatigue||Headache|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
|Tramadol is effective||23.20%|
(29 of 125 people)
(6 of 39 people)
|Ambien is effective||53.91%|
(69 of 128 people)
(19 of 39 people)
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Pain In Extremity||Drug Ineffective|
Drug effectiveness by age :
|Tramadol is effective||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 2 people)
(2 of 25 people)
(9 of 64 people)
(2 of 70 people)
(16 of 106 people)
(6 of 43 people)
|Ambien is effective||n/a||n/a||0.00%|
(0 of 2 people)
(11 of 25 people)
(19 of 67 people)
(16 of 66 people)
(27 of 110 people)
(15 of 43 people)
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome||n/a||Nausea||Torsade De Pointes||Arthralgia||Nausea||Nausea||Dyspnoea|
|Osteoarthritis||Abdominal Pain||Cardiac Arrest||Nausea||Fatigue||Pain||Pain|
|Stress Fracture||Vomiting||Pain||Drug Dependence||Chest Pain||Anxiety||Fall|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Headache||Abdominal Pain Upper||Pain||Pain||Arthralgia||Fatigue|
|Talipes||Cholecystitis Chronic||Loss Of Consciousness||Headache||Back Pain||Depression||Anxiety|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||Fatigue||Nausea||Depression||Depression||Fall||Back Pain|
|Leiomyoma||Ill-defined Disorder||Ventricular Fibrillation||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome||Dyspnoea||Fatigue||Nausea|
|Diabetes Mellitus||Systemic Lupus Erythematosus||Coma||Hypertension||Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease||Diarrhoea||Anaemia|
|Transient Ischaemic Attack||Tendonitis||Insomnia||Dyspnoea||Dizziness||Headache||Asthenia|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- What can i do to help my wife who is on ambien and sometimes has horrible restless leg syndrome?
(Asked by a 25 year old woman who has ADD, Restless Leg Syndrome, Insomnia, and takes Adderall, Ambien)
She will take her meds like a hour and a half before actually going to sleep. The Zambian that is and sometimes she has uncontrolled restless leg syndrome. She has to move them a certain way and everything. This last time it lasted a hour and a half. I was just wondering if there is anything I could ...
- What does emphysemic change in the lungs mean
(Asked by a 68 year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral, and takes Tramadol)
Doctor told me I have emphysema changes in my lungs.could this be causing my nausea every day all day?
- Does zoloft cause ringing in the ears, like tinnitus? i've been on it for a month and noticed the ringing in the ears about a week ago, and it's just constant ringing and it's driving me insane.
(Asked by a 24 year old man who has Ringing In The Ears, and takes Dicyclomine Hydrochloride, Benadryl, Tylenol, Lialda, Azathioprine, Prednisone, Ambien, Zoloft)
I've been on most of the medications for more than a year and it hasn't been that bad getting used to them. But I've been on Zoloft and ambien for about a month now, and I've been noticing a lot of side effects. The one I just recently noticed and that has been driving me completely insane, is the r ...
- So ive been on tramadol for about 4 months. i have been on my period for 19 days and tested positive on 3 pregnancy test! could these be false positives
(Asked by a 34 year old woman who has Bleeding For 3 Wks Had 3 Positive Pregnancy Test. Could These Be False?, and takes Tramadol)
I have been bleedi g for 19 days and toniight i had 3 pregnancy test have positive readings. Could this be due to the fqct i take 50-100mg a day for at least 4 months?
- Can ambien causing euphoria and the jitters
(Asked by a 19 year old boy who has Adjustment Disorder With Mixed Anxiety And Depressed Mood, Feeling Jittery, and takes Ambien)
After taking the ambien to help me sleep I feel euphoric and jittery rather than calmed. I take an anti-depressant in the morning composed of M folic acids.
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- Zolpidem er side effects
(Posted by a 60 year old woman who has Bipolar Ii Disorder, Sleeping Difficulty, and takes Zolpidem Tartrate)
I was in this medicaion for 2 weeks.I had severe headache,muscular backache and a rash in one side of my body.I didn't had problems falling asleep but I had problems staying asllep.I will switch to Lunesta 3mg.
- I need advise, badly ckd!!
(Posted by a 49 year old woman who has Constipation, Peripheral Neuropathy, Orthostatic Hypotension, Chronic Kidney Disease, and takes Milk Thistle, Zolpidem, Melatonin, Xanax, Adderall 30, Zorvolex)
The orthostatic BP started in mid April, I was only dizzy upon wakening then it would subside. I have never been a big breakfast eater so I started doing that. We were in Disney later in April and I was extremely fatigued, to the point of not wanting to walk, Disney would be the first time I passe ...
- Prednisone mixed results-it lets me breath
(Posted by a 49 year old man who has Steroid Dependent Asthmatic, and takes Proair Hfa, Albuterol Sulfate, Norco, Omeprazole, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Zolpidem Tartrate, Prednisone)
have been on prednisone now for 3 years straight. Am taking 30mg a day just to breath. every time i have tried to taper off i have ended up in the emergency room unable to breath. That has been 7 times in the last year. I am 49 years old and was in good health 3-4 years ago. got a cough and it has b ...
- I wish i had never taken ambien
(Posted by a 43 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, and takes Savella, Lyrica, Synthroid, Effexor, Tramadol, Duragesic-50, Flexeril, Ambien)
Ambien was prescribed after my sleep study showed severe sleep latency and awakening. In the five hours I slept I woke 85 times and had only 5 minutes of deep sleep. However, the doctors couldn't make a recommendation because they could detect no cause for the poor sleep pattern. My doctor offered A ...
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) is often used to treat insomnia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Tramadol is used in:
- Ambien is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Tramadol alternatives:
- Ambien alternatives:
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