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Review: taking Tramadol and Gabapentin together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Tramadol and Gabapentin together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tramadol and Gabapentin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 5,331 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Tramadol hydrochloride has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 6,867 Tramadol hydrochloride users)

Gabapentin has active ingredients of gabapentin. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 39,616 Gabapentin users)

On Feb, 11, 2015: 5,331 people who take Tramadol Hydrochloride, Gabapentin are studied

Tramadol Hydrochloride, Gabapentin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Tramadol Hydrochloride (tramadol hydrochloride)
- Gabapentin (gabapentin)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Tramadol Hydrochloride is effective10.00%
(2 of 20 people)
16.67%
(10 of 60 people)
18.60%
(8 of 43 people)
19.40%
(13 of 67 people)
30.00%
(18 of 60 people)
34.38%
(11 of 32 people)
66.67%
(6 of 9 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
Gabapentin is effective20.69%
(6 of 29 people)
18.31%
(13 of 71 people)
20.00%
(9 of 45 people)
25.53%
(12 of 47 people)
28.57%
(20 of 70 people)
46.15%
(12 of 26 people)
62.50%
(5 of 8 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Confusional StatePainDizzinessPainAnxietyConvulsionHeadachePain
SomnolenceFatigueInsomniaDepressionDepressionLoss Of ConsciousnessInsomniaAnxiety
HeadacheDrug IneffectiveDepressionAnxietySuicide AttemptAccidental OverdoseFeeling AbnormalNausea
TremorDepressionSomnolenceChest PainPainDrug Withdrawal SyndromeHypopituitarismDepression
RashConfusional StateDrug IneffectiveFatigueChest PainRetchingIntervertebral Disc DisorderFatigue
Hallucination, VisualSomnolenceMuscle TwitchingDrug IneffectiveSuicidal IdeationFeeling Of Body Temperature ChangeMuscular WeaknessDyspnoea
DizzinessArthralgiaMyoclonusDrug DependenceDrug IneffectiveMuscle SpasmsDrug IneffectiveFall
AnxietyFeeling HotNauseaArthritisCompleted SuicideCerebrovascular AccidentNosebleedBack Pain
Pain In ExtremityDisorientationDisorientationMigraineLoss Of ConsciousnessHypoaesthesiaAdrenal DisorderHeadache
NauseaDizzinessLoss Of ConsciousnessMalaisePneumoniaSwellingAgitationDizziness

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Tramadol Hydrochloride is effective23.74%
(52 of 219 people)
22.22%
(16 of 72 people)
Gabapentin is effective29.20%
(66 of 226 people)
16.67%
(12 of 72 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainPain
NauseaDepression
AnxietyAnxiety
FatigueNausea
DyspnoeaDrug Ineffective
FallDizziness
HeadacheDyspnoea
Pain In ExtremityChest Pain
DepressionHeadache
Back PainBack Pain

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tramadol Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
10.20%
(5 of 49 people)
7.14%
(10 of 140 people)
11.70%
(20 of 171 people)
10.48%
(13 of 124 people)
17.27%
(19 of 110 people)
Gabapentin is effectiven/an/a66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
12.24%
(6 of 49 people)
10.07%
(14 of 139 people)
16.56%
(27 of 163 people)
13.39%
(17 of 127 people)
10.81%
(12 of 111 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusInsomniaConfusional StatePainDepressionPainNauseaFall
Patellofemoral Pain SyndromeSweat Gland DisorderFlushingInsomniaAnxietyDepressionPainPain
OsteoarthritisDyspnoeaRashHeadacheDrug IneffectiveAnxietyAnxietyDyspnoea
ObesityFeeling AbnormalHallucination, VisualDepressionHeadacheHeadacheDepressionFatigue
LeiomyomaChest PainSuicidal IdeationDizzinessNauseaBack PainInsomniaNausea
Stress FractureMyositisTremorAnxietyDizzinessFatigueArthralgiaBack Pain
HaematomaArthritis BacterialHeadacheAbdominal DistensionDyspnoeaNauseaFatigueAnxiety
Foetal Exposure During PregnancyInfluenza Like IllnessEmotional DistressFeeling HotDrug Withdrawal SyndromeArthralgiaVomitingAnaemia
Premature Separation Of PlacentaJoint SwellingVomitingFatigueDrug DependenceChest PainDiarrhoeaPain In Extremity
Maternal Drugs Affecting FoetusCardio-respiratory ArrestFebrile NeutropeniaDrug IneffectivePainMuscle SpasmsPain In ExtremityAsthenia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Tramadol Hydrochloride (tramadol hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Gabapentin (gabapentin) is often used to treat neuralgia. 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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