Arthrotec and Fibromyalgia syndrome - from FDA reports
Fibromyalgia syndrome is found among people who take Arthrotec, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Pain . We study 6,779 people who have side effects while taking Arthrotec from FDA. Among them, 46 have Fibromyalgia syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Fibromyalgia syndrome and more.
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Arthrotec has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium; misoprostol. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Arthrotec 7,169 users)
Fibromyalgia syndrome (constant pain in their muscles and soft tissues) has been reported by people with fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, pain, depression (latest reports from 46,493 Fibromyalgia syndrome patients).
On Feb, 27, 2017
6,779 people reported to have side effects when taking Arthrotec.
Among them, 46 people (0.68%) have Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Arthrotec when people have Fibromyalgia Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 83.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia Syndrome when taking Arthrotec *:
- female: 93.48 %
- male: 6.52 %
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia Syndrome when taking Arthrotec *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 42.11 %
- 50-59: 18.42 %
- 60+: 39.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (12 people, 26.09%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (9 people, 19.57%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (9 people, 19.57%)
- Neck Pain (5 people, 10.87%)
- Arthritis (5 people, 10.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (13 people, 28.26%)
- Lyrica (10 people, 21.74%)
- Lipitor (9 people, 19.57%)
- Celebrex (9 people, 19.57%)
- Nexium (7 people, 15.22%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain In Extremity (13 people, 28.26%)
- Muscle Aches (13 people, 28.26%)
- Muscle Spasms (12 people, 26.09%)
- Joint Pain (12 people, 26.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 23.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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