Review: could Clonazepam cause Muscle cramps?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,505 people who take Clonazepam. Among them, 71 have Muscle cramps. See who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,036 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Clonazepam include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, weakness.
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) (latest reports from 49,342 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 38,505 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 71 people (0.18%) have Muscle Cramps.
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.
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