Celebrex and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
Muscle spasms is found among people who take Celebrex, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain . We study 94,150 people who have side effects while taking Celebrex from FDA. Among them, 1,443 have Muscle spasms. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle spasms and more.
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Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Celebrex 96,979 users)
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,114 Muscle spasms patients).
On Feb, 08, 2017
94,150 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex.
Among them, 1,443 people (1.53%) have Muscle Spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Celebrex when people have Muscle Spasms *:
- < 1 month: 26.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.08 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.72 %
- 1 - 2 years: 26.05 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.72 %
- 10+ years: 1.68 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Celebrex *:
- female: 71.53 %
- male: 28.47 %
Age of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Celebrex *:
- 0-1: 0.09 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.99 %
- 20-29: 1.53 %
- 30-39: 6.57 %
- 40-49: 17.37 %
- 50-59: 27.81 %
- 60+: 45.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (224 people, 15.52%)
- Arthritis (200 people, 13.86%)
- High Blood Pressure (161 people, 11.16%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (150 people, 10.40%)
- Osteoporosis (119 people, 8.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (265 people, 18.36%)
- Lipitor (208 people, 14.41%)
- Nexium (198 people, 13.72%)
- Zometa (194 people, 13.44%)
- Aspirin (191 people, 13.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (473 people, 32.78%)
- Joint Pain (403 people, 27.93%)
- Pain In Extremity (380 people, 26.33%)
- Fatigue (373 people, 25.85%)
- Stress And Anxiety (371 people, 25.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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