Review: could Tramadol cause Tendon injury?
Summary: Tendon injury could be caused by Tramadol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Tramadol hcl, and have Pain.
We study 38,402 people who have side effects while taking Tramadol from FDA and social media. Among them, 48 have Tendon injury. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendon injury and more.
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Tramadol (latest outcomes from 41,229 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Tendon injury (latest reports from 9,415 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain, high blood pressure, bacterial infection.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 38,402 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 48 people (0.12%) have Tendon Injury. They amount to 0.51% of all the 9,411 people who have Tendon Injury on eHealthMe.
Time on Tramadol when people have Tendon injury * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tendon injury||0.00%||57.14%||42.86%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Tendon injury when taking Tramadol * :
|Tendon injury||86.27%||13.73% |
Age of people who have Tendon injury when taking Tramadol * :
|Tendon injury||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.89%||17.78%||17.78%||55.56% |
Severity of Tendon injury when taking Tramadol ** :
How people recovered from Tendon injury ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (22 people, 45.83%)
- Anxiety (18 people, 37.50%)
- Sleep disorder (15 people, 31.25%)
- Hypothyroidism (12 people, 25.00%)
- Nausea (12 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (34 people, 70.83%)
- Levaquin (20 people, 41.67%)
- Neurontin (20 people, 41.67%)
- Fosamax (19 people, 39.58%)
- Lortab (19 people, 39.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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