Tramadol and Sudden death - from FDA reports
Sudden death 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 Acetaminophen, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Sudden death with Tramadol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,165 people who have side effects when taking Tramadol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
83,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol.
Among them, 2,330 people (2.8%) have Sudden death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tramadol when people have Sudden death *:
- < 1 month: 65.31 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.31 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.12 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.16 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.02 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sudden death when taking Tramadol *:
- female: 51.78 %
- male: 48.22 %
Age of people who have Sudden death when taking Tramadol *:
- 0-1: 0.17 %
- 2-9: 0.95 %
- 10-19: 1.73 %
- 20-29: 6.01 %
- 30-39: 9.85 %
- 40-49: 13.24 %
- 50-59: 21.98 %
- 60+: 46.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (102 people, 4.38%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (96 people, 4.12%)
- High Blood Pressure (91 people, 3.91%)
- Depression (64 people, 2.75%)
- Preventive Health Care (62 people, 2.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Acetaminophen (158 people, 6.78%)
- Lasix (131 people, 5.62%)
- Omeprazole (127 people, 5.45%)
- Aspirin (122 people, 5.24%)
- Furosemide (121 people, 5.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (174 people, 7.47%)
- Completed Suicide (159 people, 6.82%)
- Cardio-Respiratory Arrest (119 people, 5.11%)
- Weakness (92 people, 3.95%)
- Breathing Difficulty (87 people, 3.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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