eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Effexor cause Myoclonic jerks?

We study 52,177 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Myoclonic jerks. Find out below who they are, when they have Myoclonic jerks and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Effexor and have Myoclonic jerks >>>

Effexor

Effexor (latest outcomes from 54,972 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Myoclonic jerks

Myoclonic jerks (involuntary twitching of a muscle or group of muscles) (latest reports from 4,087 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, gastroesophageal reflux disease, fibromyalgia, stress and anxiety.

On Jul, 14, 2014: 52,177 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 38 people (0.07%) have Myoclonic Jerks. They amount to 0.93% of all the 4,082 people who have Myoclonic Jerks on eHealthMe.

Trend of Myoclonic jerks in Effexor reports

Time on Effexor when people have Myoclonic jerks * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Myoclonic jerks0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Myoclonic jerks when taking Effexor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Myoclonic jerks0.00%0.00%9.09%24.24%24.24%24.24%9.09%9.09%

Severity of Myoclonic jerks when taking Effexor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Myoclonic jerks0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Myoclonic jerks ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Myoclonic jerks0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression - elderly (1 people, 2.63%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Effexor xr (6 people, 15.79%)
  2. Temazepam (6 people, 15.79%)
  3. Zyrtec (2 people, 5.26%)
  4. Alprazolam (2 people, 5.26%)
  5. Klonopin (2 people, 5.26%)

* 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:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 hours ago):

  • Not feeling like myself. Hard to do anything. No motivation !

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Stopped taking zyrtec and flonase immediately when symptoms arose.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Effexor, Myoclonic jerks

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Effexor xr 150 mg and phentermine 37.5 mg
    phentermine has caused significant weight loss. Effexor XR manages my GAD and depression but causes random physiological anxiety attacks, drastic increase in sweating, vivid and nightly nightmares

  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
    Diagnosed 12 months ago with type 2 diabetes - diet controlled. Diagnosed recently with polymyalgia rheumatica. Prescribed prednisone. This caused my blood sugar levels to skyrocket and. Now require insulin injections. Have developed a rash on arms & face. Have tried tapering prednisone dosage but p ...

  • I got pneumonia while taking topamax, obvious correlation
    I do not take all the medicines above all the time but I am using an implanted pump giving me less than 2mg of dilaudid per day, 75 mg effexor daily and usually buspar. Dr prescribed topamax within 4 days I was hospitalized with Pneumonia, stayed a week came home a week had a clear chest x ray and ...

More reviews for: Effexor, Myoclonic jerks

On eHealthMe, Effexor (venlafaxine hydrochloride) is often used for depression. Find out below the conditions Effexor is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Effexor 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?

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.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Alprazolam, Citalopram Hydrobromide, Requip for a 47- ... (8 minutes ago)

- Flomax, Avodart, Septra Ds, Lisinopril for a 67-year ... (12 minutes ago)

- Compare Valium and Oxycodone for a 40-year old man (12 hours ago)

Related study

- Effexor side effects

 

Related symptom

- Myoclonic Jerks

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Severe bloating, abdominal pain,urinary infection, c ... " (3 hours ago)

- "I received a one and only injection in March 2013 and ... " (6 hours ago)

- "12 hours after a friend of mine did meth she noticed ... " (7 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Lamotrigine and Sertraline

- Levothyroxine Thyroid and Raspberry Ketone

- Implanon and Crying

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

 

Popular searches

- Durezol
- Dka
- Blood In Ejaculation
- Trachoma
- Type 2 Diabetes

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.