Clonidine and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports


Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Clonidine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Xanax, and have Pain . We study 29,863 people who have side effects while taking Clonidine from FDA. Among them, 71 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs syndrome and more.

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Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Clonidine 30,728 users)

Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,236 Restless legs syndrome patients).

On Jan, 27, 2017

29,863 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonidine.
Among them, 71 people (0.24%) have Restless Legs Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clonidine cause Restless legs syndrome?

Gender of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonidine *:

  • female: 68.12 %
  • male: 31.88 %

Age of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonidine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4.08 %
  • 20-29: 2.04 %
  • 30-39: 6.12 %
  • 40-49: 40.82 %
  • 50-59: 10.2 %
  • 60+: 36.73 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (20 people, 28.17%)
  • Oedema (15 people, 21.13%)
  • Hypomania (15 people, 21.13%)
  • High Blood Pressure (13 people, 18.31%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 7.04%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (25 people, 35.21%)
  • Neurontin (22 people, 30.99%)
  • Depakote (19 people, 26.76%)
  • Lyrica (18 people, 25.35%)
  • Percocet (17 people, 23.94%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Stress And Anxiety (32 people, 45.07%)
  • Joint Pain (32 people, 45.07%)
  • Insomnia (31 people, 43.66%)
  • Injury (26 people, 36.62%)
  • Depression (26 people, 36.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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