i am twenty i have been takin tramadol close to a year on a daily basis about three times a day i have been trying to concieve for about the entire time i have been taking it and obviously no luck so i was just wondering if the medication has any affect on concieving and fertility
Can tramadol effect the possibility of concieving a child in women?
Question posted by jessejcollby on 31 Oct 2012
Last updated on 26 September 2016 by KW0003
I have been on Tramadol 50mg 2x/day for 9 years and I got pregnant while taking it. I did stop at ovulation though each month while trying per my obs recommendation and then did not take again until post nursing.
The long time use didn't seem to impact conception for me.
I hve been takin tramadols for two years I hate the hospital ever gave me this stuff but I hve 7 kids n wnt mre but ever since I been on them pill I couldn't get pregnant n I'm piss my brother girl is very fertile like me n by her taking thm she couldn't get pregnant neither so yes it's the pills
Hello jessejcollby. I agree with Delila. I phoned one of my brothers (a doctor)and confirmed. Best of wishes pledge
Hi, i don't think it is yet reported but yes Tramadol can affect your fertility. When i was taking it my periods stopped for over a year! So it would be a good idea to discontinue use if you can.
Some side effects of tramadol may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or health care specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
For the Consumer
Applies to tramadol: oral capsule extended release, oral tablet, oral tablet disintegrating, oral tablet extended release
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking tramadol: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using tramadol and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
agitation, hallucinations, fever, fast heart rate, overactive reflexes, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of coordination, fainting;
a red, blistering, peeling skin rash; or
shallow breathing, weak pulse.
Less serious side effects of tramadol may include:
dizziness, spinning sensation;
constipation, upset stomach;
feeling nervous or anxious.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Click on the link for more information:
In the meantime I will do more research while you read what I have provided and what is on the link under For health care Professionals.
It doesn't effect fertility, but if you get pregnant you'll most likely have to taper off of it. Talk to your gyne about it.
- Tramadol uses and safety info
- Tramadol information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side effects of Tramadol (detailed)
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