Azilect and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Azilect, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Requip, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Azilect. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,552 people who have side effects when taking Azilect from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 28, 2017
3,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Azilect.
Among them, 14 people (0.39%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Azilect when people have Restless legs syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Azilect *:
- female: 21.43 %
- male: 78.57 %
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Azilect *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 100 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (3 people, 21.43%)
- Prostate Cancer (2 people, 14.29%)
- Stress Urinary Incontinence (1 person, 7.14%)
- Neuralgia (1 person, 7.14%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (1 person, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Requip (6 people, 42.86%)
- Sinemet (5 people, 35.71%)
- Lotrel (3 people, 21.43%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (3 people, 21.43%)
- Finasteride (3 people, 21.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 28.57%)
- Tremor (3 people, 21.43%)
- Hallucinations (3 people, 21.43%)
- Dyskinesia (3 people, 21.43%)
- Agitation (3 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
I am recently (about 2 months) off suboxone and am currently going through some restless leg syndrome problems. It is pretty bad and I am having trouble getting rid of it on a daily basis. What should I do
User reviews to the study
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