Review: could Arthrotec cause Fibromyalgia syndrome (Fibromyalgia)?
Summary: 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 Lipitor, and have Pain.
We study 5,530 people who have side effects while taking Arthrotec from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 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 5,782 Arthrotec users)
Fibromyalgia syndrome (constant pain in their muscles and soft tissues) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, depression, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 27,040 Fibromyalgia syndrome patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 5,530 people reported to have side effects when taking Arthrotec. Among them, 27 people (0.49%) have Fibromyalgia Syndrome.
Time on Arthrotec when people have Fibromyalgia syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||16.67%||50.00%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Arthrotec * :
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||96.30%||3.70% |
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Arthrotec * :
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.55%||50.00%||13.64%||31.82% |
Severity of Fibromyalgia syndrome when taking Arthrotec ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fibromyalgia syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Fibromyalgia syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (7 people, 25.93%)
- Fibromyalgia (5 people, 18.52%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (4 people, 14.81%)
- Neck pain (4 people, 14.81%)
- Arthritis (4 people, 14.81%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (8 people, 29.63%)
- Neurontin (6 people, 22.22%)
- Vioxx (5 people, 18.52%)
- Trazodone hcl (5 people, 18.52%)
- Claritin (4 people, 14.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Gabapentin for a 38-year old woman with Fibromyalgia. The patient has Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body), Foot Swelling
- A study of drug interactions between Pregabalin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Butrans for a 29-year old woman with Fibromyalgia. The patient has Fibromyalgia, Fatigue, Irritability, Back Pain - Low, Frequent Headaches, Eustachian Tube Patulous
- A study of drug interactions between Multivitamin, Vitamin D, Lexapro, Wellbutrin Xl, Ventolin Hfa, Verapamil Hcl, Morphine Sulfate, Gabapentin, Hydrocodone Compound for a 50-year old woman with Deficiency Anaemia, Vitamin D Decreased, Depression, Asthma Late Onset, Heart Rate Increased, Inflammatory Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Breast Removal Surgery, Plantar Fasciitis, Psoriatic Arthropathy, Psoriasis, Degenerative Joint Disease, Fibromyalgia
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Gabapentin, Zofran, Tylenol W/ Codeine No. 3, Metformin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Zoloft for a 26-year old woman with Vitamin D Decreased, Fibromyalgia, Nausea, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (pcos), Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease, Hypothyroidism, Depression. The patient has Chronic Pain, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (pcos), Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- A study of drug interactions between Triamcinolone Acetonide, Bactrim, Ciprofloxacin, Methadone Hydrochloride, Oxycodone, Vitamin D, Zomig, Vancomycin Hydrochloride for a 56-year old woman with Atopic Eczema, Kidney Infection, Uti - Acute, Fibromyalgia, Joint Pain, Migraine, C. Difficile Colitis. The patient has Atopic Eczema, Uti - Acute, Fibromyalgia, Migraine, C. Difficile Colitis, Pain - Bones
Recent Arthrotec related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Ibuprofen, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol for a 54-year old woman who has Bursitis
- Comparions of Naproxen, Arthrotec for a 59-year old man who has Trigger Finger
- Comparions of Meloxicam, Celebrex, Aleve, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol for a 70-year old woman who has Pain - Back
- Comparions of Dilantin, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol, Naproxen And Esomeprazole Magnesium for a 59-year old woman who has Back Disorder
- Comparions of Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol, Meloxicam, Sumatriptan; Naproxen Sodium, Indomethacin for a 68-year old man who has Joint Pain And Lower Back Pain
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