Review: could Tramadol cause Arrhythmia?
Summary: Arrhythmia could be caused by Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Tramadol hcl, and have Pain.
We study 38,402 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 437 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.
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On Apr, 8, 2014: 38,376 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 460 people (1.20%) have Arrhythmia. They amount to 0.16% of all the 287,211 people who have Arrhythmia on eHealthMe.
Time on Tramadol when people have Arrhythmia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Tramadol * :
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Tramadol * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Tramadol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (35 people, 7.61%)
- Depression (33 people, 7.17%)
- Back pain (31 people, 6.74%)
- Hypertension (28 people, 6.09%)
- Atrial fibrillation (22 people, 4.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (356 people, 77.39%)
- Aspirin (143 people, 31.09%)
- Digoxin (101 people, 21.96%)
- Lasix (79 people, 17.17%)
- Furosemide (75 people, 16.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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