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. This review analyzes which people have Muscle pain with Hydrochlorothiazide. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 92,557 people who have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
92,557 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide.
Among them, 1,803 people (1.95%) have Muscle pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Muscle pain *:
- < 1 month: 23.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 36.67 %
- 10+ years: 6.67 %
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- female: 63.1 %
- male: 36.9 %
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Hydrochlorothiazide *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.21 %
- 10-19: 0.07 %
- 20-29: 0.7 %
- 30-39: 2.29 %
- 40-49: 10.5 %
- 50-59: 19.33 %
- 60+: 66.9 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (385 people, 21.35%)
- Osteoporosis (116 people, 6.43%)
- Pain (91 people, 5.05%)
- Depression (70 people, 3.88%)
- Fluid Retention (58 people, 3.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (399 people, 22.13%)
- Lisinopril (264 people, 14.64%)
- Atenolol (261 people, 14.48%)
- Aspirin (253 people, 14.03%)
- Synthroid (197 people, 10.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (537 people, 29.78%)
- Fatigue (468 people, 25.96%)
- Weakness (451 people, 25.01%)
- Pain (340 people, 18.86%)
- Pain In Extremity (321 people, 17.80%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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