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Review: could Tramadol cause Heart pounding or racing (Heart palpitations)?

Summary: Heart pounding or racing 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 Tramadol hcl, and have Pain.

We study 38,682 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 401 have Heart pounding or racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart pounding or racing and more.

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Tramadol

Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 41,537 Tramadol users)

Heart pounding or racing

Heart pounding or racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain. (latest reports from 52,053 Heart pounding or racing patients)

On Jan, 30, 2015: 38,682 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 401 people (1.04%) have Heart Pounding Or Racing.

Trend of Heart pounding or racing in Tramadol reports

Time on Tramadol when people have Heart pounding or racing * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart pounding or racing40.91%15.91%11.36%13.64%11.36%6.82%0.00%

Gender of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Tramadol * :

FemaleMale
Heart pounding or racing74.70%25.30%

Age of people who have Heart pounding or racing when taking Tramadol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart pounding or racing0.00%0.00%0.29%4.96%15.16%25.95%20.99%32.65%

Severity of Heart pounding or racing when taking Tramadol ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heart pounding or racing4.35%78.26%17.39%0.00%

How people recovered from Heart pounding or racing ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heart pounding or racing7.14%14.29%78.57%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (60 people, 14.96%)
  2. Anxiety (29 people, 7.23%)
  3. Depression (29 people, 7.23%)
  4. Rheumatoid arthritis (24 people, 5.99%)
  5. Hypertension (22 people, 5.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tramadol hcl (293 people, 73.07%)
  2. Aspirin (71 people, 17.71%)
  3. Tramadol hydrochloride (55 people, 13.72%)
  4. Omeprazole (54 people, 13.47%)
  5. Furosemide (54 people, 13.47%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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