Evista and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Muscle pain with Evista. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,454 people who have side effects when taking Evista from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 11, 2017
23,454 people reported to have side effects when taking Evista.
Among them, 362 people (1.54%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Evista when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 20.41 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.12 %
- 5 - 10 years: 38.78 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Evista *:
- female: 98.58 %
- male: 1.42 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Evista *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.71 %
- 10-19: 0.35 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 2.83 %
- 50-59: 20.14 %
- 60+: 75.97 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (131 people, 36.19%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (41 people, 11.33%)
- Osteopenia (17 people, 4.70%)
- Insomnia (15 people, 4.14%)
- Nausea (10 people, 2.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Fosamax (73 people, 20.17%)
- Forteo (66 people, 18.23%)
- Lipitor (51 people, 14.09%)
- Aspirin (44 people, 12.15%)
- Synthroid (43 people, 11.88%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (102 people, 28.18%)
- Weakness (95 people, 26.24%)
- Back Pain (71 people, 19.61%)
- Fatigue (66 people, 18.23%)
- Pain (63 people, 17.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Muscle pain when taking Evista?
Evista has active ingredients of raloxifene hydrochloride. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Evista 23,860 users)
Muscle pain has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 113,812 Muscle pain patients).
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