Isosorbide mononitrate and Myalgia - from FDA reports
Myalgia is found among people who take Isosorbide Mononitrate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 13,469 people who have side effects while taking Isosorbide mononitrate from FDA. Among them, 278 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia and more.
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Isosorbide mononitrate has active ingredients of isosorbide mononitrate. It is often used in angina. (latest outcomes from Isosorbide mononitrate 13,766 users)
Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,864 Myalgia patients).
On Feb, 07, 2017
13,469 people reported to have side effects when taking Isosorbide Mononitrate.
Among them, 278 people (2.06%) have Myalgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Isosorbide Mononitrate when people have Myalgia *:
- < 1 month: 14.29 %
- 1 - 6 months: 71.43 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Myalgia when taking Isosorbide Mononitrate *:
- female: 45.93 %
- male: 54.07 %
Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Isosorbide Mononitrate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.44 %
- 40-49: 0.88 %
- 50-59: 19.3 %
- 60+: 79.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (45 people, 16.19%)
- Diabetes (14 people, 5.04%)
- Stable Angina (13 people, 4.68%)
- Cardiac Disorder (13 people, 4.68%)
- High Blood Pressure (11 people, 3.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (85 people, 30.58%)
- Furosemide (79 people, 28.42%)
- Simvastatin (63 people, 22.66%)
- Levothyroxine Sodium (49 people, 17.63%)
- Lipitor (37 people, 13.31%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (97 people, 34.89%)
- Fatigue (64 people, 23.02%)
- Joint Pain (49 people, 17.63%)
- Rhabdomyolysis (46 people, 16.55%)
- Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased (46 people, 16.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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