Review: could Tramadol cause Osteoarthritis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 5,361 people who take Tramadol. Among them, 76 have Osteoarthritis. See who they are, when they have Osteoarthritis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tramadol hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 6,856 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Tramadol hydrochloride include nausea aggravated, nausea, fatigue, weakness, acupuncture and pain.
Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) (latest reports from 235,628 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 5,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol hydrochloride. Among them, 77 people (1.44%) have Osteoarthritis. They amount to 0.03% of all the 235,628 people who have Osteoarthritis.
Time on Tramadol hydrochloride when people have Osteoarthritis * :
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Gender of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Osteoarthritis when taking Tramadol hydrochloride * :
Severity of Osteoarthritis when taking Tramadol hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Osteoarthritis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (13 people, 16.88%)
- Pain (11 people, 14.29%)
- Breast cancer (10 people, 12.99%)
- Diabetes mellitus (9 people, 11.69%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 7.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (29 people, 37.66%)
- Zometa (25 people, 32.47%)
- Fosamax (22 people, 28.57%)
- Coumadin (21 people, 27.27%)
- Synthroid (20 people, 25.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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