Review: could Tramadol cause Skin Rash?


Skin rash 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 Humira, and have Pain . We study 15,018 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 486 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash 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)

Skin Rash

Skin rash has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, renal failure acute, appetite - decreased, diarrhea (latest reports from 170,463 Skin rash patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

15,018 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 486 people (3.24%) have Skin Rash

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tramadol cause Skin rash?

Time on Tramadol when people have Skin Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 57.58 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 21.21 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.03 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.12 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.03 %
  • 10+ years: 3.03 %

Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Tramadol *:

  • female: 71.06 %
  • male: 28.94 %

Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Tramadol *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.25 %
  • 10-19: 2.29 %
  • 20-29: 3.56 %
  • 30-39: 6.87 %
  • 40-49: 17.3 %
  • 50-59: 27.48 %
  • 60+: 42.24 %

Severity if Skin Rash when taking Tramadol **:

  • least: 11.11 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 55.56 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Skin Rash **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (131 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (84 people)
  • Hypertension (54 people)
  • Depression (34 people)
  • Anxiety (27 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Humira (71 people)
  • Omeprazole (70 people)
  • Prednisone (68 people)
  • Folic Acid (64 people)
  • Aspirin (54 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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