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 High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Fentanyl. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,731 people who have side effects when taking Fentanyl from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 26, 2017
14,731 people reported to have side effects when taking Fentanyl.
Among them, 71 people (0.48%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Fentanyl when people have Restless legs syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 30 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 30 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Fentanyl *:
- female: 72.86 %
- male: 27.14 %
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: 8.89 %
- 40-49: 11.11 %
- 50-59: 28.89 %
- 60+: 51.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 15.49%)
- Breakthrough Pain (10 people, 14.08%)
- Back Pain (9 people, 12.68%)
- Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 11.27%)
- Depression (7 people, 9.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Duragesic-100 (16 people, 22.54%)
- Percocet (10 people, 14.08%)
- Lyrica (9 people, 12.68%)
- Norco (7 people, 9.86%)
- Aredia (6 people, 8.45%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (22 people, 30.99%)
- Depression (20 people, 28.17%)
- Drug Ineffective (17 people, 23.94%)
- Stress And Anxiety (13 people, 18.31%)
- Muscle Spasms (11 people, 15.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
I am recently (about 2 months) off suboxone and am currently going through some restless leg syndrome problems. It is pretty bad and I am having trouble getting rid of it on a daily basis. What should I do
So my dentist said that fentanyl does cause tooth decay and a rapid Pace I take 25 microgram patches I've never abused them and brush my teeth twice a day does anybody know if my dentist is full of it or is there any type of class action lawsuit out there that somebody filed with the same ...
User reviews to the study
Rx called "REQUIP" (but of course has the usual hundred side effects) but its 100% effective. I personally don't like the side effect risks and I am not sure about the RX Ambien. Prudent thing to do – ask your doctor
Hi, I have been on Fentanyl for about 5 years, recently my doctor upped the dosage, I noticed my shortness of breath got much worse, my dr prescribed Xanax because he thought the shortness of breath was from anxiety and stress but now I see that when combined with the Fentanyl it might cause ...
I was diagnosed with RLS after my last pregnancy, 13 yrs ago. I started using Requip .5mg, but after a while the doctor changed my medication to Mirapex because Requip wasn't working anymore. I get RLS in my legs, arms and even my head. Not sure if anyone out there has the same problem. ...