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What could cause Muscle Stiffness for a 58-year old woman?

This is a personalized study for a 58 year old female patient who has ADD, Low Thyroid. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 204 female patients aged 58 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Amphetamine salt combo (latest outcomes from 364 users) has active ingredients of amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Levoxyl (latest outcomes from 15,714 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

What are the conditions

Add (attention deficit disorder-difficult to define) (latest reports from 52,550 patients) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Adderall Xr 30.

Low thyroid (abnormally low thyroid hormone production) (latest reports from 130,015 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Armour Thyroid.

What is the symptom

Muscle Stiffness (weakness and loss of muscle control due to nerve damage in brain) (latest reports from 2,776 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, osteoporosis.

On Aug, 30, 2014: 204 females aged 54 (±5) who take Amphetamine salt combo, Levoxyl are studied

Amphetamine salt combo, Levoxyl outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 54

Gender: female

Conditions: ADD, Low Thyroid

Drugs taking:
- Amphetamine salt combo (amphetamine aspartate; amphetamine sulfate; dextroamphetamine saccharate; dextroamphetamine sulfate): used for 1 - 6 months
- Levoxyl - 0.075MG (levothyroxine sodium)

Drug interactions have: moderate muscle stiffness

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness (weakness and loss of muscle control due to nerve damage in brain)3 (1.47% of females aged 54 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness in Add1 (0.06% of females aged 54 (±5) who have Add)
Muscle Stiffness in Low Thyroid1 (0.02% of females aged 54 (±5) who have Low thyroid)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Muscle Stiffness in Amphetamine Salt Combo1 (3.57% of females aged 54 (±5) who take Amphetamine salt combo)
Muscle Stiffness in Levoxyl1 (0.04% of females aged 54 (±5) who take Levoxyl)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Amphetamine salt combo is effectiven/a50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
n/a
Levoxyl is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
16.67%
(1 of 6 people)
75.00%
(6 of 8 people)
57.14%
(4 of 7 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Condition AggravatedBlood Pressure IncreasedPalpitationsDrug ToxicityExhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, WearinessBreathing DifficultyNauseaDepression
Suicidal IdeationPancreatitisFatigueSweating IncreasedMemory ImpairmentPain - JointsBleeding Time ProlongedFall
DepressionMuscle StiffnessAnxietyWeight Above NormalIncreased Tendency To BruiseLethargyMusculoskeletal StiffnessPain
Drug IneffectiveTinnitusEmotional DistressPancreatitisAngerHeart InjuryHigh ArchNausea
Affect LabilityLightheadedness - DizzyPain In ExtremityHeart RacingAggressionDyspnoeaThinking SlowedSomnolence
CryingBlood PressureIncreased AppetiteDifficulty In WalkingObsessive-compulsive DisorderDeep Vein ThrombosisTingling And NumbnessAnxiety
Increased Tendency To BruiseTemperature IntoleranceMuscle FatigueInsomnia ExacerbatedPulmonary EmbolismTinnitusInsomnia
LethargyDizzinessSwollen TongueDepressionDepressionMouth SoresOedema Peripheral
Memory ImpairmentDrug Effect IncreasedNeuropathySuicidal IdeationFeverArthritisChest Pain
Pain - JointsMusculoskeletal Chest PainHemorrhoidsNeoplasm MalignantUti - AcuteIncreased Tendency To BruiseHeadache

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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