Review: could Alcohol cause Muscle cramps?
Summary: Muscle cramps could be caused by Alcohol, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take Glucophage, and have Anxiety.
We study 5,652 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.
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Alcohol (latest outcomes from 5,707 users) has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety, recreational. Commonly reported side effects of Alcohol include suicide attempt, overdose, intentional overdose, alcoholism, loss of consciousness.
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) (latest reports from 49,496 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 5,657 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 9 people (0.16%) have Muscle Cramps. They amount to 0.02% of all the 49,514 people who have Muscle Cramps on eHealthMe.
Time on Alcohol when people have Muscle cramps * :
Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Alcohol * :
|Muscle cramps||11.11%||88.89% |
Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Alcohol * :
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33% |
Severity of Muscle cramps when taking Alcohol ** :
How people recovered from Muscle cramps ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (1 people, 11.11%)
- Pain (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Glucophage (3 people, 33.33%)
- Celebrex (2 people, 22.22%)
- Glucotrol xl (2 people, 22.22%)
- Accupril (2 people, 22.22%)
- Lipitor (2 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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