Review: could Chantix cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?
Summary: Muscle pain is found among people who take Chantix, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Smoking cessation therapy.
We study 63,191 people who have side effects while taking Chantix from FDA and social media. Among them, 615 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 64,427 users)
Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Muscle pain 73,389 patients)
On Dec, 5, 2014: 63,191 people reported to have side effects when taking Chantix. Among them, 615 people (0.97%) have Muscle Pain.
Time on Chantix when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||52.61%||42.57%||2.01%||2.41%||0.40%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Chantix * :
|Muscle pain||70.78%||29.22% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Chantix * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.34%||9.51%||25.96%||43.19%||17.99% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Chantix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (434 people, 70.57%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (32 people, 5.20%)
- Hypertension (30 people, 4.88%)
- Pain (28 people, 4.55%)
- Depression (24 people, 3.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (58 people, 9.43%)
- Atenolol (42 people, 6.83%)
- Albuterol (42 people, 6.83%)
- Lisinopril (41 people, 6.67%)
- Xanax (36 people, 5.85%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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