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Review: could Aspirin cause Leg cramps (Leg pain)?
Summary: Leg cramps is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Plavix, and have High blood pressure.
We study 161,113 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 15 have Leg cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg cramps and more.
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Aspirin (latest outcomes from 164,483 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.
Leg cramps (latest reports from 2,665 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 161,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 15 people (0.01%) have Leg Cramps.
Time on Aspirin when people have Leg cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Leg cramps||15.38%||7.69%||15.38%||0.00%||30.77%||7.69%||23.08% |
Age of people who have Leg cramps when taking Aspirin * :
|Leg cramps||0.00%||0.00%||6.67%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||33.33%||40.00% |
Severity of Leg cramps when taking Aspirin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Leg cramps||20.00%||46.67%||20.00%||13.33% |
How people recovered from Leg cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Leg cramps||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High blood pressure (5 people, 33.33%)
- Heart attack (4 people, 26.67%)
- High blood cholesterol (3 people, 20.00%)
- Asthma (2 people, 13.33%)
- Heart disease congenital (2 people, 13.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Plavix (5 people, 33.33%)
- Fish oil (2 people, 13.33%)
- Januvia (2 people, 13.33%)
- Simvastatin (2 people, 13.33%)
- Glipizide (2 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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