Review: could Androgel cause Muscle twitching?
We study 4,094 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 22 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Androgel (latest outcomes from 4,410 users) has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 61,740 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 21, 2014: 4,093 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 22 people (0.54%) have Muscle Twitching. They amount to 0.04% of all the 61,720 people who have Muscle Twitching on eHealthMe.
Time on Androgel 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||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Androgel * :
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||0.00%||91.67%||0.00% |
Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Androgel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle twitching||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (19 people, 86.36%)
- Blood testosterone decreased (1 people, 4.55%)
- Acromegaly (1 people, 4.55%)
- Blood testosterone abnormal (1 people, 4.55%)
- Erectile dysfunction (1 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Fenofibrate (20 people, 90.91%)
- Lanoxin (19 people, 86.36%)
- Vitamin b6 (19 people, 86.36%)
- Avandia (19 people, 86.36%)
- Restoril (19 people, 86.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 week ago):
Had muscle twitching for approx 9 months, mainly in lower legs but can get severe twitching of thumb in one hand and slight twitching in other parts of my body eg upper arms. It occurs mainly when I am at rest and when I get up in the morning my legs feel stiff/heavy.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
Itching in extremeties with no rash apparent. Eyes watery and burning. Twitching is in left eyelid. Itching started 8 days ago. Lotion does not help much. Diphenhydramine does not help much.
From this study (3 weeks ago):
Since the tbi I would have ringing every so often. Then recently it was almost all day. Had back pain and they started me med Pak cortisone. Have been on it before. Ring started.. Also on celebrex for pain. Allergic to asprin, Motrin and all NSAD meds. Stopped celebrex. Ringing stopped. Since I did not start with. 4 cortisone the first day instead of the 6 the pain reappeared. Wanted me to repeat starting with six. Ring started 12 hrs latter.
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