Review: could Hiv infection cause Muscle twitching?
Summary: Muscle twitching could be caused by Hiv infection, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, also have Anxiety, and take Kaletra.
We study 38,378 people who have Hiv infection from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Hiv infection (latest reports from 41,972 patients) is typically treated by Atripla, Norvir, Truvada, Kaletra, Reyataz, Sustiva.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 60,775 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 38,378 people who have hiv infection are studied. Among them, 17 (0.04%) have Muscle Twitching. They amount to 0.03% of all the 60,769 people who have Muscle Twitching on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have hiv infection and experienced Muscle twitching * :
|Muscle twitching||13.16%||86.84% |
Age of people who have hiv infection and experienced Muscle twitching * :
|Muscle twitching||3.45%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||44.83%||31.03%||20.69%||3.45% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Anxiety (8 people, 47.06%)
- Hypothyroidism (8 people, 47.06%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (7 people, 41.18%)
- Depression (6 people, 35.29%)
- Eye infection fungal (6 people, 35.29%)
- Drug dependence (6 people, 35.29%)
- Aspergillosis (6 people, 35.29%)
- Myalgia (2 people, 11.76%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 5.88%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 5.88%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Kaletra (17 people, 100.00%)
- Nevirapine (14 people, 82.35%)
- Fortovase (9 people, 52.94%)
- Viread (9 people, 52.94%)
- Bextra (9 people, 52.94%)
- Lamivudine (9 people, 52.94%)
- Phenergan (9 people, 52.94%)
- Celebrex (9 people, 52.94%)
- Tricor (9 people, 52.94%)
- Oxandrin (9 people, 52.94%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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