Review: Lexapro and Tramadol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Lexapro and Tramadol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,332 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Lexapro (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Tramadol (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
On Oct, 22, 2013: 1,332 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lexapro, Tramadol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lexapro, Tramadol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||248|
|4||Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||188|
|6||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||157|
|9||Anaemia (lack of blood)||111|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lexapro, Tramadol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||8|
|3||Loss Of Consciousness||4|
|6||Pain In Extremity||4|
|7||Sinus Tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node)||3|
|8||Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)||3|
|10||Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||3|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By greatdame: Changing anti-depressants
(for a 51 year old woman who has Medication For Depression Not Working Anymore, Need To Add Something For Irritbility, and takes Lexapro)
been taking Lexapro fors years,have since developed almost extreme irritability,the Lexapro dosent seem to be working as well anymore,almost feel as if I am in withdraws everyday,does anyone take a med that helps with both of these conditions?
(Number of patients like greatdame: 1,369)
- By Psychogirl: I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
(for a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...
(Number of patients like Psychogirl: 13,931)
- By flanc: How long does it take for lexapro to fully work on my anxiety and is anxiety a side effect when first starting this medication
(for a 60 year old woman who has Anxiety, and takes Lexapro)
I have only been on this drug for 3 weeks and don't like the side effects. Will they go away?
(Number of patients like flanc: 5,429)
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- By luvubug: Burning mouth syndrome
(for a 35 year old woman who has Burning Tongue Syndrome, and takes Tramadol)
I went into a local emergency room for a sore throat with pustules and difficulty swallowing, i was given Tramadol for pain through my iv. About 2 days later i woke up with a very blistery tongue, which was mildly painful as the day progressed i felt like i had been eating habanero peppers all day.. ...
(Number of patients like luvubug: 1,152)
- By zendjinn: Lithium constipation and tremor
(for a 56 year old woman who has Constipation, and takes Lexapro)
After taking Lithium Carb for about three months, I realize I've been moderately constipated for several weeks. I also have been nauseous and suddenly realize that it's probably related to the nausea and maybe the cause of it.
(Number of patients like zendjinn: 1,647)
- By medtech56: Nexium and feeling cold
(for a 57 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, Vitamin B12 Deficiency, High Blood Pressure, Overactive Bladder, and takes Nexium, Levothyroxine Sodium, Vesicare, Vitamin B12, Tramadol)
I took Nexium (1 40mg capsule) and approximately 45 minutes later, I felt extremely cold. I could not get warm, even though I put on a polartec jacket and sat near a heater. I also was extremely nauseated at the same time. About 30 minutes after the incident began, it ended. I no longer was ...
(Number of patients like medtech56: 12,769)
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On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. 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.
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- Tramadol is used in:
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