Review: could Tramadol cause Osteoarthritis?
Summary: Osteoarthritis could be caused by Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 5,544 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 6,856 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in acupuncture and pain.
Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint) (latest reports from 243,035 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 5,543 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 243,000 people who have Osteoarthritis on eHealthMe.
Time on Tramadol hydrochloride when people have Osteoarthritis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
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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