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Review: could Flonase cause Muscle pain?

Summary: Muscle pain could be caused by Flonase, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Aspirin, and have Pain.

We study 16,819 people who have side effects while taking Flonase from FDA and social media. Among them, 440 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Flonase

Flonase (latest outcomes from 17,445 users) has active ingredients of fluticasone propionate. It is often used in allergies.

Muscle pain

Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 500,575 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 16,811 people reported to have side effects when taking Flonase. Among them, 439 people (2.61%) have Muscle Pain. They amount to 0.09% of all the 500,296 people who have Muscle Pain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Muscle pain in Flonase reports

Time on Flonase when people have Muscle pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Muscle pain0.00%16.67%0.00%16.67%66.67%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Muscle pain64.17%35.83%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle pain0.00%0.26%2.84%0.26%9.79%23.45%26.55%36.86%

Severity of Muscle pain when taking Flonase ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Muscle pain20.00%80.00%0.00%0.00%

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. Pain (43 people, 9.79%)
  2. Blood cholesterol increased (40 people, 9.11%)
  3. Osteoporosis (37 people, 8.43%)
  4. Hypersensitivity (30 people, 6.83%)
  5. Hypertension (20 people, 4.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (94 people, 21.41%)
  2. Allegra (91 people, 20.73%)
  3. Lipitor (78 people, 17.77%)
  4. Albuterol (73 people, 16.63%)
  5. Zyrtec (68 people, 15.49%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • I have been in pain and have suffered for over 7 years with muscle pain with cramping, aching, burning, stinging, pins/needles, weakness, numbness and paralysis, etc. I live with fatigue and utter exhaustion everyday and hate having to take medicine period, but have no choice in the matter. I know that this is something serious..I can feel it. I just have to get the Doctors, to find it...and fix whatever it is that is wrong.
    I am trying to find what is the root cause of it all, then I might be able to find some relief.."Lord Willing". I have always been a driven individual and love life. I am a fighter and a survivor, so I will continue forward..until I find a way to the answer.
    The pain level stays around 5 or 6 everyday and can be overwhelming at times, but I pray and I find relief for a moment..from The Lord. Grateful to be alive. Just want life to be normal again and to be able, to spend my time with my family that I have missed so much of.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • I was on Flovent for 6 years and developed numbness and tingling in my hands and feet, bouts of extreme fatigue, joint and mucle pain, night sweats, forgetfulness, dry mouth and frequent hoarseness, trouble swallowing without liquids. I was diagnosed with idiopathic progressive neuropathy, acid reflux and tennis elbow. I went to two Ear Nose and Throat specialists, a Neurologist and Rheumatolgist and not cause was found then I found most of my symptoms were side effects of Flovent. I switched inhalers two days ago.

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