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Review: could Diphenhydramine hydrochloride cause Muscle twitching?

Summary: Muscle twitching is found among people who take Diphenhydramine hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Chronic insomnia.

We study 2,037 people who have side effects while taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.

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Diphenhydramine hydrochloride

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,993 users) has active ingredients of diphenhydramine hydrochloride. It is often used in insomnia.

Trend of diphenhydramine hydrochloride reports

Muscle twitching

Muscle twitching (latest reports from 62,255 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.

Trend of Muscle twitching reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 2,037 people reported to have side effects when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride. Among them, 7 people (0.34%) have Muscle Twitching.

Trend of Muscle twitching in Diphenhydramine hydrochloride reports

Time on Diphenhydramine hydrochloride when people have Muscle twitching * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle twitching40.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :

FemaleMale
Muscle twitching100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle twitching0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%16.67%

Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Diphenhydramine hydrochloride ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle twitching20.00%60.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle twitching0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Chronic insomnia (2 people, 28.57%)
  2. Ankle pain (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Itching (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Back pain - nonspecific (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Muscle contractions involuntary (1 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lamictal (2 people, 28.57%)
  2. Pepcid (1 people, 14.29%)
  3. Nitro-dur (1 people, 14.29%)
  4. Diphenhydramine hydrochloride inj (1 people, 14.29%)
  5. Lisinopril and hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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