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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasms with Celebrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 98,692 people who have side effects when taking Celebrex from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Sep, 16, 2017
98,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Celebrex.
Among them, 1,528 people (1.55%) have Muscle spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Celebrex when people have Muscle spasms *:
- < 1 month: 27.97 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.78 %
- 1 - 2 years: 26.27 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.19 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.78 %
- 10+ years: 1.69 %
Gender of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Celebrex *:
- female: 72.64 %
- male: 27.36 %
Age of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Celebrex *:
- 0-1: 0.08 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.93 %
- 20-29: 1.44 %
- 30-39: 6.26 %
- 40-49: 17.26 %
- 50-59: 28.17 %
- 60+: 45.85 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (167 people, 10.93%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (153 people, 10.01%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (134 people, 8.77%)
- Osteoporosis (120 people, 7.85%)
- Depression (111 people, 7.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (270 people, 17.67%)
- Lipitor (218 people, 14.27%)
- Nexium (205 people, 13.42%)
- Zometa (194 people, 12.70%)
- Aspirin (191 people, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (417 people, 27.29%)
- Fatigue (391 people, 25.59%)
- Pain In Extremity (390 people, 25.52%)
- Stress And Anxiety (373 people, 24.41%)
- Nausea (372 people, 24.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Muscle spasms when taking Celebrex?
- Check symptoms - is muscle spasms caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsMuscle spasms and drugs with ingredients of celecoxib.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeMuscle spasms and Celebrex from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Celebrex 101,630 users)
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure (latest reports from 116,929 Muscle spasms patients).
Browse all side effects of Celebrexa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Muscle spasmsMuscle spasms
Could your condition cause Muscle spasmsMuscle spasms
What would happen?
Questions to the study
I'm a 68-year old male with prostate cancer and osteoporosis. My doctors are pushing for me to take Prolia for osteoporosis (T= -3). The side effects of bisphosphonates are scary. Are there any viable alternatives?
Had blood clots in lower right leg at Thanksgiving (2015) Clots are now gone but I do have edema and stasis dermatitis. The bad places are scabbing over the but skin beneath is pink and hard. Lots of shooting pains. Help!!
I'm on suboxone/subutex for opiate withdrawals & 2 stop opiate cravings. I have muscle spasms in my back & have been prescribed a few different relaxants n the past including, baclofen, flexeril, zanaflex, & soma. I have found baclofen 2 help my muscles not feel as tense when I'm on it. Zanaflex ...
User reviews to the study
I am new to the group. My last blood work showed my electrolytes were 180 and should have been 220. ( I am 71 and have been on Celebrex for 4 years ) What specific foods should I eat more off to bring them up to a higher level ? Thanks, Anna
I am due to have third infusion next week but I am plagued by full body spasms, especially during sleep. This week I had three in my head, very scary! Has anyone else experienced spasms in head and how long do spasms last, do they go away after a while? Thank you
I began having muscles spasms all over my body within a short time of starting the medication, Multaq. Prior to that I very rarely ever had a muscle spasm and, then, only in a calf. The spasms now happen day or night--in my thighs, my calves, my feet, my abdomen, my back. It makes bedtime pure ...