Amiodarone hydrochloride and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
Muscle spasms is found among people who take Amiodarone Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Digoxin, and have Atrial tachycardia . We study 2,926 people who have side effects while taking Amiodarone hydrochloride from FDA. Among them, 11 have Muscle spasms. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle spasms and more.
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Amiodarone hydrochloride has active ingredients of amiodarone hydrochloride. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Amiodarone hydrochloride 3,498 users)
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,120 Muscle spasms patients).
On Feb, 06, 2017
2,926 people reported to have side effects when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride.
Among them, 11 people (0.38%) have Muscle Spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Amiodarone Hydrochloride when people have Muscle Spasms *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- female: 36.36 %
- male: 63.64 %
Age of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Amiodarone Hydrochloride *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 20 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 10 %
- 60+: 70 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Tachycardia (2 people, 18.18%)
- Type Iia Hyperlipidaemia (1 person, 9.09%)
- Swelling (1 person, 9.09%)
- Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumour Metastatic (1 person, 9.09%)
- Lower Respiratory Tract Infection (1 person, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Digoxin (3 people, 27.27%)
- Pradaxa (2 people, 18.18%)
- Lisinopril (2 people, 18.18%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 18.18%)
- Lodine (1 person, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (4 people, 36.36%)
- Muscle Aches (3 people, 27.27%)
- Joint Pain (3 people, 27.27%)
- Headache (3 people, 27.27%)
- Diarrhea (3 people, 27.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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