Review: could Aspirin cause Leg cramps?
We study 160,978 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 164,341 users) has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots.
Leg cramps (latest reports from 2,088 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 160,963 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 15 people (0.01%) have Leg Cramps. They amount to 0.74% of all the 2,029 people who have Leg Cramps on eHealthMe.
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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I notices since I have been taking aspirin
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I was put on Plavix for a 3 month time period after having a heart implant to close a hole. When taken off, I suffered a daily migraine (mostly the aura) and excruciating leg cramping. They put me back on Plavix and started a weaning schedule. I was symptom free for two weeks, but now that I'm about to lower my dose to every 3 days, the symptoms are back. I wake up screaming in the night from the pain from the leg cramps. They need to get me off Plavix because I have spontaneous hemorages from it.
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