Meloxicam and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
Muscle spasms is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain . We study 19,278 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA. Among them, 373 have Muscle spasms. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle spasms and more.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 21,454 users)
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 105,120 Muscle spasms patients).
On Feb, 24, 2017
19,278 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 373 people (1.93%) have Muscle Spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Meloxicam when people have Muscle Spasms *:
- < 1 month: 32 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8 %
- 5 - 10 years: 28 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Meloxicam *:
- female: 76.37 %
- male: 23.63 %
Age of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Meloxicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.68 %
- 20-29: 2.05 %
- 30-39: 4.44 %
- 40-49: 11.95 %
- 50-59: 27.3 %
- 60+: 53.58 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (61 people, 16.35%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (43 people, 11.53%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (43 people, 11.53%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (39 people, 10.46%)
- High Blood Pressure (35 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (50 people, 13.40%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 13.40%)
- Methotrexate (43 people, 11.53%)
- Humira (40 people, 10.72%)
- Gabapentin (40 people, 10.72%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (119 people, 31.90%)
- Fatigue (95 people, 25.47%)
- Joint Pain (84 people, 22.52%)
- Pain In Extremity (83 people, 22.25%)
- Back Pain (83 people, 22.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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