Tramadol and Depression - from FDA reports


Summary

Depression is found among people who take Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain . We study 72,262 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA. Among them, 2,048 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.

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Tramadol

Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tramadol 77,302 users)

Depression

Depression has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 365,256 Depression patients).

On Jan, 24, 2017

72,262 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 2,048 people (2.83%) have Depression


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tramadol cause Depression?

Time on Tramadol when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 30.93 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.46 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.73 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.76 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 29.38 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.19 %
  • 10+ years: 1.55 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Tramadol *:

  • female: 69.59 %
  • male: 30.41 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Tramadol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.19 %
  • 10-19: 2.04 %
  • 20-29: 5.81 %
  • 30-39: 14.4 %
  • 40-49: 20.83 %
  • 50-59: 29.6 %
  • 60+: 27.07 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (521 people, 25.44%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (228 people, 11.13%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (170 people, 8.30%)
  • High Blood Pressure (154 people, 7.52%)
  • Quit Smoking (142 people, 6.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (244 people, 11.91%)
  • Omeprazole (213 people, 10.40%)
  • Nexium (212 people, 10.35%)
  • Aspirin (210 people, 10.25%)
  • Neurontin (196 people, 9.57%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (766 people, 37.40%)
  • Pain (475 people, 23.19%)
  • Fatigue (415 people, 20.26%)
  • Headache (377 people, 18.41%)
  • Weakness (366 people, 17.87%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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