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Review: could Advair diskus 250/50 cause Muscle cramps?

Summary: Muscle cramps could be caused by Advair diskus 250/50, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Nexium, and have Chronic obstructive airways disease.

We study 1,805 people who have side effects while taking Advair diskus 250/50 from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.

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Advair diskus 250/50

Advair diskus 250/50 (latest outcomes from 2,255 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate; salmeterol xinafoate. It is often used in asthma.

Muscle cramps

Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) (latest reports from 49,523 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,805 people reported to have side effects when taking Advair diskus 250/50. Among them, 24 people (1.33%) have Muscle Cramps. They amount to 0.05% of all the 49,467 people who have Muscle Cramps on eHealthMe.

Trend of Muscle cramps in Advair diskus 250/50 reports

Time on Advair diskus 250/50 when people have Muscle cramps * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle cramps12.50%62.50%12.50%0.00%8.33%4.17%0.00%

Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Advair diskus 250/50 * :

FemaleMale
Muscle cramps92.50%7.50%

Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Advair diskus 250/50 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle cramps0.00%2.86%0.00%0.00%2.86%57.14%14.29%22.86%

Severity of Muscle cramps when taking Advair diskus 250/50 ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle cramps0.00%50.00%25.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Muscle cramps ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle cramps0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic obstructive airways disease (13 people, 54.17%)
  2. Asthma (10 people, 41.67%)
  3. High blood cholesterol (2 people, 8.33%)
  4. Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 8.33%)
  5. Acid reflux (1 people, 4.17%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (12 people, 50.00%)
  2. Albuterol (5 people, 20.83%)
  3. Singulair (5 people, 20.83%)
  4. Lasix (3 people, 12.50%)
  5. Furosemide (3 people, 12.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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