Hydrochlorothiazide and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
Muscle pain is found among people who take Hydrochlorothiazide, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 85,245 people who have side effects while taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA. Among them, 1,715 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Hydrochlorothiazide has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Hydrochlorothiazide 88,940 users)
Muscle pain has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,845 Muscle pain patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
85,245 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide.
Among them, 1,715 people (2.01%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 24.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.45 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.34 %
- 5 - 10 years: 34.48 %
- 10+ years: 6.9 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- female: 63.36 %
- male: 36.64 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.22 %
- 10-19: 0.07 %
- 20-29: 0.73 %
- 30-39: 2.32 %
- 40-49: 10.46 %
- 50-59: 19.46 %
- 60+: 66.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (378 people, 22.04%)
- High Blood Pressure (352 people, 20.52%)
- Osteoporosis (114 people, 6.65%)
- Pain (86 people, 5.01%)
- Depression (61 people, 3.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (397 people, 23.15%)
- Lisinopril (264 people, 15.39%)
- Atenolol (261 people, 15.22%)
- Aspirin (253 people, 14.75%)
- Synthroid (190 people, 11.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (504 people, 29.39%)
- Weakness (435 people, 25.36%)
- Fatigue (433 people, 25.25%)
- Pain (328 people, 19.13%)
- Pain In Extremity (300 people, 17.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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