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Review: could Tramadol hydrochloride cause Neuropathy (Peripheral neuropathy)?

Summary: Neuropathy is reported only by a few people who take Tramadol hydrochloride.

We study 5,550 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy and more.

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Tramadol hydrochloride

Tramadol hydrochloride has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 6,865 Tramadol hydrochloride users)

Neuropathy

Neuropathy (damage to nerves) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 5,843 Neuropathy patients)

On Jan, 5, 2015: 5,550 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol hydrochloride. Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Neuropathy.

Trend of Neuropathy in Tramadol hydrochloride reports

Time on Tramadol hydrochloride when people have Neuropathy * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Neuropathy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%

Gender of people who have Neuropathy when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Neuropathy50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Neuropathy when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Neuropathy0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%

Severity of Neuropathy when taking Tramadol hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Neuropathy0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Neuropathy ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Neuropathy0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Vitamin b12 decreased (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Gouty arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Vitamin d decreased (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Neuropathy (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Gabapentin (2 people, 100.00%)
  2. Vitamin b12 (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Colcrys (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Vitamin d (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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