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Review: could Clonazepam cause Muscle cramps?
Summary: Muscle cramps is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Forteo, and have Osteoporosis.
We study 38,737 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.
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Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,264 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 10,796 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.
On Oct, 29, 2014: 38,737 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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