Review: could Magnesium oxide cause Rhabdomyolysis?
We study 4,671 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium oxide from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Rhabdomyolysis. Find out below who they are, when they have Rhabdomyolysis and more.
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Magnesium oxide (latest outcomes from 4,771 users) has active ingredients of magnesium. It is often used in hypomagnesemia.
Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down) (latest reports from 180,818 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, hyperlipidaemia, high blood pressure, depression, ill-defined disorder.
On Jun, 23, 2014: 4,670 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium oxide. Among them, 38 people (0.81%) have Rhabdomyolysis. They amount to 0.02% of all the 180,736 people who have Rhabdomyolysis on eHealthMe.
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Severity of Rhabdomyolysis when taking Magnesium oxide ** :
How people recovered from Rhabdomyolysis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hyperlipidaemia (9 people, 23.68%)
- Insomnia (9 people, 23.68%)
- Pain (8 people, 21.05%)
- Schizophrenia (7 people, 18.42%)
- Constipation (6 people, 15.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Rohypnol (13 people, 34.21%)
- Lasix (13 people, 34.21%)
- Risperidone (9 people, 23.68%)
- Warfarin sodium (8 people, 21.05%)
- Gasmotin (8 people, 21.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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