Could Tramadol cause Death - from FDA reports
Death 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 Diazepam, and have Pain . We study 23,377 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA. Among them, 832 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tramadol 77,236 users)
Death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, chronic myeloid leukaemia, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 343,987 Death patients).
On Nov, 19, 2016
23,377 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 832 people (3.56%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tramadol when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 35.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 17.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.76 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Tramadol *:
- female: 53.27 %
- male: 46.73 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Tramadol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.4 %
- 10-19: 0.98 %
- 20-29: 6.74 %
- 30-39: 13.48 %
- 40-49: 18.68 %
- 50-59: 24.58 %
- 60+: 34.13 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Diazepam (57 people, 6.85%)
- Citalopram (56 people, 6.73%)
- Morphine (55 people, 6.61%)
- Alprazolam (52 people, 6.25%)
- Diphenhydramine (51 people, 6.13%)
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Potential co-existing symptoms
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (146 people, 17.55%)
- Completed Suicide (107 people, 12.86%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (59 people, 7.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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