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Review: could Effient cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?





Summary: Muscle pain is found among people who take Effient, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Hypercholesterolaemia.

We study 2,611 people who have side effects while taking Effient from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Effient

Effient has active ingredients of prasugrel hydrochloride. It is often used in stent. (latest outcomes from Effient 2,704 users)

Muscle pain

Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Muscle pain 73,389 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 2,610 people reported to have side effects when taking Effient. Among them, 33 people (1.26%) have Muscle Pain.

Trend of Muscle pain in Effient reports

Time on Effient when people have Muscle pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle pain0.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Effient * :

FemaleMale
Muscle pain29.41%70.59%

Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Effient * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.69%26.92%65.38%

Severity of Muscle pain when taking Effient ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle pain0.00%25.00%25.00%50.00%

How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Muscle pain0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypercholesterolaemia (4 people, 12.12%)
  2. Stent placement (4 people, 12.12%)
  3. Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 12.12%)
  4. Percutaneous coronary intervention (4 people, 12.12%)
  5. Osteoporosis (3 people, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (24 people, 72.73%)
  2. Niaspan (8 people, 24.24%)
  3. Simvastatin (7 people, 21.21%)
  4. Atenolol (6 people, 18.18%)
  5. Plavix (6 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Has anyone had tingling in hands, arms, feet, legs from lisinopril that did not go away when they quit taking it? if you got rid of the tingles, how did you do it? (2 answers)
    After 9 months on Atenolol I started getting tingling in my left hand. Also had a pulmonary embolism. A doc switched me to Lisinopril and the tingling moved to my legs, feet, both hands and arms. My calf muscles are very tight and my legs ache. Plus dizziness and other things. After 3 years of going round and round with doctors and no one finding anything wrong with me, I found posts about Lisinopril and tingling and I quit taking it. But the tingling and aches have not gone away. Has anyone else had this problem and does anyone know how to fix it??? I get nowhere going to doctors, they find nothing wrong with me. Thanks
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  • Can i take krill oil while taking effient and aspirin
    I have high cholesterol and high bad cholesterol, arthritis, had open heart surgery and 7 stents.blood pressure is always up and down.
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  • People with statin drug damage (3 answers)
    Have been on disability for 18 months. Can not walk to car without being fatigued. Have lots of nerve pain. On a lot of Pain meds an they don't always work. I was told this one won't do that an this one won't do that. The one that put me over the edge was Zetia. My doctor's don't know what to do or how to even talk to me. They are scared to try to help me or even write down what they say. My Neurologist said he don't understand why I'm still hurting you haven't taken a statin in 18 months. What a fool. I see no hope of getting over this and am very disappointed that the medical establishment an no interest in trying to help. They sure were interested in giving me the damn things. They never said this was caused by statins. THEY DON'T KNOW. They are very uneducated in this.
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  • Should i take robaxin if i'm allergic to penicillin
    I was prescribed Robaxin for muscle pain. But I'm allergic to Penicillin and I want to make sure I would not have any side effects.
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