Review: could Isosorbide mononitrate cause Myalgia (Muscle aches)?
Summary: 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 10,356 people who have side effects while taking Isosorbide mononitrate from FDA and social media. Among them, 231 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 10,479 Isosorbide mononitrate users)
Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,540 Myalgia patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 10,356 people reported to have side effects when taking Isosorbide mononitrate. Among them, 231 people (2.23%) have Myalgia.
Time on Isosorbide mononitrate when people have Myalgia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Myalgia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :
Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate * :
Severity of Myalgia when taking Isosorbide mononitrate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Myalgia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol increased (27 people, 11.69%)
- Urinary tract infection (19 people, 8.23%)
- Myocardial ischaemia (14 people, 6.06%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (10 people, 4.33%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (9 people, 3.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (102 people, 44.16%)
- Furosemide (78 people, 33.77%)
- Simvastatin (54 people, 23.38%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (47 people, 20.35%)
- Atenolol (35 people, 15.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Levothyroxine Sodium, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Vytorin, Spiriva, Imdur for a 66-year old woman with Low Thyroid, Depression, Cholesterol, Copd, Angina. The patient has Ringing In The Ears, Headache
- A study of drug interactions between Zorvolex, Simvastatin, Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate, Metoprolol Tartrate for a 61-year old woman with Pain - Bones, High Blood Cholesterol, Autoimmune Disorder, Tachycardia. The patient has Muscle Pain, Musculoskeletal Discomfort, Joint Pain, Joint Stiffness, Pain Exacerbated
- A study of drug interactions between Iron Dextran, Vitamin D, Gabapentin, Pantoprazole for a 37-year old woman with Iron Deficiency Anemia, Vitamin D Decreased, Fibromyalgia, Heartburn - Chronic. The patient has Myalgia
- A study of side effects of Crestor for a 67-year old woman with Lower Cholesterol. The patient has Muscle Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Pulmicort Flexhaler, Proair Hfa, Mirena for a 35-year old woman with Asthma, Birth Control. The patient has Nipple Pain, Insomnia, Thirst, Heart Pounding Or Racing, Confusion, Muscle Aches, Headache, Dizziness, Nosebleed, Hypoglycaemia
Recent Isosorbide mononitrate related drug comparison:
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