Review: could Allegra cause Muscle twitching?
Summary: Muscle twitching is found among people who take Allegra, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Paxil, and have Depression. We study 22,822 people who have side effects while taking Allegra from FDA and social media. Among them, 105 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Allegra has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 23,872 Allegra users)
Muscle Twitching has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 11,076 Muscle Twitching patients)
On May, 5, 2015: 22,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Allegra. Among them, 105 people (0.46%) have Muscle Twitching.
Time on Allegra when people have Muscle twitching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle twitching||57.14%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Allegra * :
|Muscle twitching||69.77%||30.23% |
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Allegra * :
|Muscle twitching||1.37%||2.74%||10.96%||1.37%||21.92%||19.18%||20.55%||21.92% |
Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Allegra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (27 people, 25.71%)
- Muscle spasms (20 people, 19.05%)
- Nausea (19 people, 18.10%)
- Sleep disorder (19 people, 18.10%)
- Hypercalcaemia (19 people, 18.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (34 people, 32.38%)
- Nexium (28 people, 26.67%)
- Ibuprofen (25 people, 23.81%)
- Ativan (25 people, 23.81%)
- Lipitor (25 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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