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Review: could Androgel cause Muscle twitching?

We study 4,095 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

Androgel (latest outcomes from 4,412 users) has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone.

Muscle twitching

Muscle twitching (latest reports from 61,893 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.

On Aug, 21, 2014: 4,095 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 61,833 people who have Muscle Twitching on eHealthMe.

Trend of Muscle twitching in Androgel reports

Time on Androgel when people have Muscle twitching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle twitching0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Androgel * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle twitching0.00%0.00%0.00%8.33%0.00%0.00%91.67%0.00%

Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Androgel ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle twitching100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle twitching100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (19 people, 86.36%)
  2. Blood testosterone decreased (1 people, 4.55%)
  3. Acromegaly (1 people, 4.55%)
  4. Blood testosterone abnormal (1 people, 4.55%)
  5. Erectile dysfunction (1 people, 4.55%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fenofibrate (20 people, 90.91%)
  2. Lanoxin (19 people, 86.36%)
  3. Vitamin b6 (19 people, 86.36%)
  4. Avandia (19 people, 86.36%)
  5. Restoril (19 people, 86.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Anon on Sep, 7, 2014:

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  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • I also take hydrocodone for a diagnosis of coxa valga which is a deformity in hips. I was diagnosed with both in 2008. But just recently the muscle twitches started. I only take like 2 pills per day so I know I don't abuse them.

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