eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community


All 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
All 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

Check symptoms   -   Check drugs   -   Compare drugs   -   Join a support group   -   More tools

Review: could Effexor cause Myoclonic jerks?

Summary: Myoclonic jerks is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Effexor xr, and have Depression - elderly.

We study 52,333 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.

You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Effexor and have Myoclonic jerks >>>

 

Effexor

Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,143 Effexor users)

Myoclonic jerks

Myoclonic jerks (involuntary twitching of a muscle or group of muscles) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, fibromyalgia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 1,480 Myoclonic jerks patients)

On Apr, 2, 2015: 52,333 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 38 people (0.07%) have Myoclonic Jerks.

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.

Get connected: join our support group of effexor and myoclonic jerks on

Do you have Myoclonic Jerks while taking Effexor?

 

 

 

You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Effexor and have Myoclonic Jerks
- support group for people who take Effexor
- support group for people who have Myoclonic Jerks

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Recent related drug studies (Check your drugs):

Recent Effexor related drug comparison:

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.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us - eHealth.me

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.