Review: could Evista cause Muscle Pain?


Muscle pain is found among people who take Evista, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Fosamax, and have Osteoporosis . We study 18,917 people who have side effects while taking Evista from FDA and social media. Among them, 297 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Evista has active ingredients of raloxifene hydrochloride. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Evista 19,212 users)

Muscle Pain

Muscle pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, high blood pressure, chest pain (latest reports from 83,909 Muscle pain patients).

On Aug, 26, 2016

18,917 people reported to have side effects when taking Evista.
Among them, 297 people (1.57%) have Muscle Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Evista cause Muscle pain?

Time on Evista when people have Muscle Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 15.38 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 17.95 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.56 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.13 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 48.72 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Evista *:

  • female: 98.61 %
  • male: 1.39 %

Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Evista *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.82 %
  • 10-19: 0.41 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 2.88 %
  • 50-59: 20.58 %
  • 60+: 75.31 %

Severity if Muscle Pain when taking Evista **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (112 people)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (32 people)
  • Insomnia (15 people)
  • Nausea (10 people)
  • Ovarian Cancer (9 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fosamax (71 people)
  • Forteo (58 people)
  • Lipitor (50 people)
  • Aspirin (43 people)
  • Miacalcin (39 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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