Review: could Tramadol cause Dementia?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 18, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 35,666 people who take Tramadol. Among them, 73 have Dementia. See who they are, when they have Dementia and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tramadol (latest outcomes from 41,165 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Tramadol include nausea aggravated, nausea, pain exacerbated, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
Dementia (madness) (latest reports from 44,219 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 15, 2014: 35,601 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 74 people (0.21%) have Dementia.
Time on Tramadol when people have Dementia * :
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Gender of people who have Dementia when taking Tramadol * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Tramadol * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Tramadol ** :
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How people recovered from Dementia ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (8 people, 10.81%)
- Breast cancer (8 people, 10.81%)
- Metastases to bone (8 people, 10.81%)
- Prophylaxis (6 people, 8.11%)
- Osteoporosis (4 people, 5.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (53 people, 71.62%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 31.08%)
- Levaquin (21 people, 28.38%)
- Digoxin (19 people, 25.68%)
- Cephalexin (17 people, 22.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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