Review: could Citalopram hydrobromide cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?
Summary: 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 23,274 people who have side effects while taking Citalopram hydrobromide from FDA and social media. Among them, 267 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Citalopram hydrobromide has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 24,904 Citalopram hydrobromide users)
Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,445 Muscle pain patients)
On Jan, 25, 2015: 23,274 people reported to have side effects when taking Citalopram hydrobromide. Among them, 267 people (1.15%) have Muscle Pain.
Time on Citalopram hydrobromide 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||39.13%||28.26%||6.52%||4.35%||8.70%||10.87%||2.17% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Citalopram hydrobromide * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||1.19%||2.38%||10.71%||19.84%||24.21%||41.67% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Citalopram hydrobromide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||33.33%||58.33%||8.33% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (107 people, 40.07%)
- Hypertension (30 people, 11.24%)
- Depressed mood (21 people, 7.87%)
- Anxiety (20 people, 7.49%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 7.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (55 people, 20.60%)
- Simvastatin (46 people, 17.23%)
- Diazepam (30 people, 11.24%)
- Acetaminophen (29 people, 10.86%)
- Prochlorperazine (28 people, 10.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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