Review: could Tramadol cause Tremor?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 24, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 35,666 people who take Tramadol. Among them, 809 have Tremor. See who they are, when they have Tremor and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tramadol (latest outcomes from 41,165 users) has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain, pain relief by acupuncture. Commonly reported side effects of Tramadol include nausea aggravated, nausea, pain exacerbated, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 398,968 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 35,601 people reported to have side effects when taking Tramadol. Among them, 809 people (2.27%) have Tremor.
Time on Tramadol when people have Tremor * :
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Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Tramadol * :
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Tramadol * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Tramadol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tremor ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (137 people, 16.93%)
- Depression (130 people, 16.07%)
- Back pain (82 people, 10.14%)
- Neck pain (53 people, 6.55%)
- Anxiety (50 people, 6.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hcl (669 people, 82.69%)
- Omeprazole (136 people, 16.81%)
- Aspirin (107 people, 13.23%)
- Lorazepam (101 people, 12.48%)
- Amitriptyline hcl (85 people, 10.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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