Review: could Alcohol cause Restless legs (Restless Leg Syndrome)?
Summary: Restless legs is found among people who take Alcohol, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lorazepam, and have Depression.
We study 5,671 people who have side effects while taking Alcohol from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Restless legs. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs and more.
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Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 5,731 Alcohol users)
Restless legs (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 17,499 Restless legs patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 5,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Alcohol. Among them, 11 people (0.19%) have Restless Legs.
Time on Alcohol when people have Restless legs * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless legs||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Restless legs when taking Alcohol * :
|Restless legs||36.36%||63.64% |
Age of people who have Restless legs when taking Alcohol * :
|Restless legs||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||22.22%||11.11% |
Severity of Restless legs when taking Alcohol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless legs||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Restless legs ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless legs||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (3 people, 27.27%)
- Pneumonia (2 people, 18.18%)
- Pain (2 people, 18.18%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (2 people, 18.18%)
- Seasonal allergy (1 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (4 people, 36.36%)
- Dothiepin hydrochloride (3 people, 27.27%)
- Diazepam (3 people, 27.27%)
- Seroxat (3 people, 27.27%)
- Antidiarrhoeal microorganisms (2 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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