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Review: could Tramadol cause Seizure disorder (Epilepsy)?





Summary: Seizure disorder 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 38,642 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 129 have Seizure disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure disorder and more.

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Tramadol

Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (view latest outcomes from 41,501 users)

Seizure disorder

Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, convulsion.(latest reports from Seizure disorder 36,528 patients)

On Dec, 1, 2014: 38,642 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 124 people (0.32%) have Seizure Disorder.

Trend of Seizure disorder in Tramadol reports

Time on Tramadol when people have Seizure disorder * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Seizure disorder60.71%7.14%7.14%10.71%14.29%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Tramadol * :

FemaleMale
Seizure disorder55.83%44.17%

Age of people who have Seizure disorder when taking Tramadol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Seizure disorder0.94%0.00%1.89%3.77%26.42%16.98%16.98%33.02%

Severity of Seizure disorder when taking Tramadol ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Seizure disorder ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (24 people, 19.35%)
  2. Epilepsy (18 people, 14.52%)
  3. Prophylaxis (9 people, 7.26%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (9 people, 7.26%)
  5. Neuralgia (7 people, 5.65%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tramadol hcl (102 people, 82.26%)
  2. Acetaminophen (17 people, 13.71%)
  3. Carbamazepine (16 people, 12.90%)
  4. Omeprazole (15 people, 12.10%)
  5. Tramadol hydrochloride (14 people, 11.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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