Fentanyl and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Fentanyl, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Duragesic-100, and have Pain . We study 12,919 people who have side effects while taking Fentanyl from FDA. Among them, 63 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs syndrome and more.
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Fentanyl has active ingredients of fentanyl. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Fentanyl 13,520 users)
Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,243 Restless legs syndrome patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
12,919 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl.
Among them, 63 people (0.49%) have Restless Legs Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fentanyl when people have Restless Legs Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 25.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 25.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Fentanyl *:
- female: 71.43 %
- male: 28.57 %
Age of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Fentanyl *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 10.26 %
- 40-49: 10.26 %
- 50-59: 30.77 %
- 60+: 48.72 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (34 people, 53.97%)
- Breakthrough Pain (9 people, 14.29%)
- Back Pain (9 people, 14.29%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 12.70%)
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Duragesic-100 (16 people, 25.40%)
- Percocet (9 people, 14.29%)
- Xanax (6 people, 9.52%)
- Gabapentin (6 people, 9.52%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 9.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (20 people, 31.75%)
- Depression (18 people, 28.57%)
- Drug Ineffective (16 people, 25.40%)
- Pain (14 people, 22.22%)
- Stress And Anxiety (13 people, 20.63%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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