Review: could Tramadol cause Mouth Ulceration?


Mouth ulceration 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 Naproxen, and have Pain . We study 15,018 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 55 have Mouth ulceration. Find out below who they are, when they have Mouth ulceration and more.

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Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tramadol 49,036 users)

Mouth Ulceration

Mouth ulceration (mouth ulcers) has been reported by people with cough, pain, agranulocytosis, joint pain, haemorrhage (latest reports from 10,711 Mouth ulceration patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

15,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 55 people (0.37%) have Mouth Ulceration

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tramadol cause Mouth ulceration?

Time on Tramadol when people have Mouth Ulceration *:

  • < 1 month: 75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mouth Ulceration when taking Tramadol *:

  • female: 79.25 %
  • male: 20.75 %

Age of people who have Mouth Ulceration when taking Tramadol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 10 %
  • 30-39: 8 %
  • 40-49: 12 %
  • 50-59: 38 %
  • 60+: 32 %

Severity if Mouth Ulceration when taking Tramadol **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 100 %

How people recovered from Mouth Ulceration **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (17 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (12 people)
  • Hypertension (8 people)
  • Anxiety (6 people)
  • Postoperative Analgesia (5 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (11 people)
  • Naproxen (11 people)
  • Paracetamol (10 people)
  • Lisinopril (10 people)
  • Aredia (10 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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