Related topic: Clonazepam, Muscle cramps
Review: could Clonazepam cause Muscle cramps?
Summary: Muscle cramps could be caused by Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Forteo, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 38,599 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.
How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can find the answer by studying 348 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start now >>>
Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,080 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) (latest reports from 49,506 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 38,594 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 71 people (0.18%) have Muscle Cramps. They amount to 0.14% of all the 49,546 people who have Muscle Cramps on eHealthMe.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Muscle cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||28.57%||0.00%||28.57%||14.29%||14.29%||14.29% |
Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Clonazepam * :
|Muscle cramps||69.23%||30.77% |
Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Clonazepam * :
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.06%||17.74%||19.35%||14.52%||40.32% |
Severity of Muscle cramps when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||71.43%||28.57%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (9 people, 12.68%)
- Pain (6 people, 8.45%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 7.04%)
- Depression (5 people, 7.04%)
- Ill-defined disorder (4 people, 5.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Forteo (9 people, 12.68%)
- Atenolol (7 people, 9.86%)
- Neurontin (7 people, 9.86%)
- Prednisone (7 people, 9.86%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 9.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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.
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Clonazepam (clonazepam) is often used for stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions Clonazepam is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Clonazepam used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 years ago):
Think the recent addition of Crestor has caused very bad muscle tenderness and tension in shoulder and arm.
From this study (5 years ago):
Acetaminophen is two 500mg tablets for occaisional minor pain.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Clonazepam, Muscle cramps
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Michael my son died as a result of kolopin & ambien
My beautiful son to whom I depended upon took his Life by suicide on July 16, 2013. He had been struggling with a sleep disorder. It seemed to begin in his last year of high school 2010. Mike was very strong in mind and in body. He became a certified personal trainer. He encouraged everyone around h ...
- Zoloft & klonipin created a horrible psychosis
Causes psychosis, bipolar anxiety and seizures. Violence happens on all psychiatric drugs. Curing psychosis and deafness took the complete abandonment of psychiatry.
- Spiriva caused me to swell up like a hippo.
My Doctor prescribed spiriva to help me breathe due to asthma/cold. I never smoked but my parents and friends were heavy smokers. I used the spiriva 3 times. Once a day for 3 days then I started swelling in my ankles and the swelling continued until my face, hands arms... basically I was so swollen ...
More reviews for: Clonazepam, Muscle cramps
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.