Review: could Tramadol cause Chest Tightness Or Pressure?


Chest tightness or pressure is found among people who take Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Pain . We study 15,018 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 396 have Chest tightness or pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest tightness or pressure and more.

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Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tramadol 49,036 users)

Chest Tightness Or Pressure

Chest tightness or pressure has been reported by people with vanishing bile duct syndrome, fever, drowsiness, osteoarthritis, heart palpitations (latest reports from 154,013 Chest tightness or pressure patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

15,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 396 people (2.64%) have Chest Tightness Or Pressure

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tramadol cause Chest tightness or pressure?

Time on Tramadol when people have Chest Tightness Or Pressure *:

  • < 1 month: 38.1 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.81 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Tramadol *:

  • female: 71.24 %
  • male: 28.76 %

Age of people who have Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Tramadol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.29 %
  • 10-19: 1.74 %
  • 20-29: 6.1 %
  • 30-39: 9.3 %
  • 40-49: 22.09 %
  • 50-59: 22.97 %
  • 60+: 37.5 %

Severity if Chest Tightness Or Pressure when taking Tramadol **:

  • least: 10 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 40 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Chest Tightness Or Pressure **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (104 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (42 people)
  • Depression (42 people)
  • Hypertension (36 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (25 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (56 people)
  • Prednisone (51 people)
  • Aspirin (48 people)
  • Celebrex (46 people)
  • Humira (45 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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