Review: could Tramadol cause Osteoarthritis?
We study 5,547 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 76 have Osteoarthritis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoarthritis and more.
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Tramadol hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 6,860 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) (latest reports from 244,821 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Jul, 31, 2014: 5,547 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol hydrochloride. Among them, 77 people (1.39%) have Osteoarthritis. They amount to 0.03% of all the 244,821 people who have Osteoarthritis on eHealthMe.
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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From this study (3 weeks ago):
MRI scan showed chronic prolapsed disc and early signs of osteoporosis which they consider to be degenerative. I take 8 tramadol a day along side paracetamol
As soon as the medication wears off I am in severe pain lethargy extreme tiredness and sometimes confusion. Ifeel as though my body has been taken over!
I cannot stop sleeping When I wake I still feel extreme tiredness. Please help I feel that this has taken over my life and my husband fails to understand.This person I have become is not me at all!I know my body better than any doctor and it is not DEPRESSION as they would have me believe!!
From this study (11 months ago):
Shoulder pain has come on in last 6 months. Think it is torn rotator cuffs not positive. Have had degenerative disk disease with severe pain for 10 years.
From this study (3 years ago):
every other day wake up with wide spread pain like flu like pain also my knees have torn mcl 5 times in 3yrs
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