Related topic: Hydroxyzine, Restless legs syndrome
Review: could Hydroxyzine cause Restless legs syndrome?
Summary: Restless legs syndrome could be caused by Hydroxyzine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Hydroxyzine hcl, and have Restless legs syndrome.
We study 8,421 people who have side effects while taking Hydroxyzine from FDA and social media. Among them, 29 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs syndrome and more.
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Hydroxyzine (latest outcomes from 9,039 users) has active ingredients of hydroxyzine hydrochloride. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Restless legs syndrome
Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) (latest reports from 68,146 patients) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 8,421 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydroxyzine. Among them, 29 people (0.34%) have Restless Legs Syndrome. They amount to 0.04% of all the 68,100 people who have Restless Legs Syndrome on eHealthMe.
Time on Hydroxyzine when people have Restless legs syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless legs syndrome||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Hydroxyzine * :
|Restless legs syndrome||80.77%||19.23% |
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Hydroxyzine * :
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.70%||0.00%||17.39%||8.70%||65.22% |
Severity of Restless legs syndrome when taking Hydroxyzine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Restless legs syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome (9 people, 31.03%)
- General anaesthesia (6 people, 20.69%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 13.79%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 10.34%)
- Anxiety (2 people, 6.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydroxyzine hcl (11 people, 37.93%)
- Propofol (9 people, 31.03%)
- Pramipexole (8 people, 27.59%)
- Sufentanil (8 people, 27.59%)
- Droperidol (8 people, 27.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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