Review: could Citalopram Hydrobromide cause Muscle Pain?


Muscle pain is found among people who take Citalopram Hydrobromide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression . We study 23,048 people who have side effects while taking Citalopram hydrobromide from FDA and social media. Among them, 270 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Citalopram Hydrobromide

Citalopram hydrobromide has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Citalopram hydrobromide 24,533 users)

Muscle Pain

Muscle pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, high blood pressure, chest pain (latest reports from 83,909 Muscle pain patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

23,048 people reported to have side effects when taking Citalopram Hydrobromide.
Among them, 270 people (1.17%) have Muscle Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Citalopram hydrobromide cause Muscle pain?

Time on Citalopram Hydrobromide when people have Muscle Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 42.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.56 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.89 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 17.78 %
  • 10+ years: 2.22 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Citalopram Hydrobromide *:

  • female: 69.78 %
  • male: 30.22 %

Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Citalopram Hydrobromide *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.41 %
  • 10-19: 1.22 %
  • 20-29: 2.86 %
  • 30-39: 11.02 %
  • 40-49: 17.96 %
  • 50-59: 26.12 %
  • 60+: 40.41 %

Severity if Muscle Pain when taking Citalopram Hydrobromide **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 38.46 %
  • severe: 53.85 %
  • most severe: 7.69 %

How people recovered from Muscle Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (97 people)
  • Hypertension (26 people)
  • Pain (23 people)
  • Osteoporosis (21 people)
  • Depressed Mood (17 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (48 people)
  • Simvastatin (44 people)
  • Lipitor (34 people)
  • Diazepam (32 people)
  • Prochlorperazine (30 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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