Review: could Hiv infection cause Muscle twitching?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,375 people who have Hiv infection. Among them, 17 experience Muscle twitching. See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Hiv infection (latest reports from 41,922 patients) is typically treated by Atripla, Truvada, Norvir, Kaletra, Reyataz, Intelence.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 59,343 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 38,373 people who have hiv infection are studied. Among them, 17 (0.04%) have Muscle Twitching. They amount to 0.03% of all the 58,906 people who have Muscle Twitching.
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||3.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||43.33%||30.00%||20.00%||3.33% |
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 * :
- Hiv infection (17 people, 100.00%)
- 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%)
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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