Review: could Tramadol cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia 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 38,699 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,055 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 41,556 Tramadol users)
Insomnia (sleeplessness) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 143,888 Insomnia patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 38,682 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 1,096 people (2.83%) have Insomnia.
Time on Tramadol when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Tramadol * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Tramadol * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Tramadol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (230 people, 20.99%)
- Anxiety (109 people, 9.95%)
- Depression (108 people, 9.85%)
- Insomnia (95 people, 8.67%)
- Back pain (89 people, 8.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (710 people, 64.78%)
- Tramadol hydrochloride (158 people, 14.42%)
- Aspirin (139 people, 12.68%)
- Trazodone hcl (104 people, 9.49%)
- Acetaminophen (103 people, 9.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi Everyone - I am desperate to talk to people who suffer like me. I have RLS and insomnia. I take Mirapex, Gabapenten, and have tried about 6 different kinds of sleeping pills and for the last 3 years I sleep about 3 to 4 hours a night. I can fall asleep but I cannot stay asleep. I am so sick of living like this. Nothing helps to keep me asleep. I go to bed at the same time every night (9) and around 1:00am, I wake up to go to the bathroom then the nightmare begins.... I cannot go back to sleep. I feel tired, depressed, alone and desperate for help. I have been to the Mayo Clinic twice and to numerous doctors and although they try, I can't get better. I exercise everyday for 1 - 1&1/2 hrs a day. I do not have any other health issues at all. This is a real big problem and a awful way to live. I just feel so alone and sad.
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