Review: could Meloxicam cause Muscle spasms?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 8,410 people who take Meloxicam. Among them, 160 have Muscle spasms. See who they are, when they have Muscle spasms and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,232 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis, pain. Commonly reported side effects of Meloxicam include pain, pain exacerbated, joint pain, nausea, nausea aggravated.
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) (latest reports from 337,364 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 8,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 160 people (1.90%) have Muscle Spasms. They amount to 0.05% of all the 335,130 people who have Muscle Spasms.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Muscle spasms * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle spasms||25.00%||56.25%||0.00%||0.00%||18.75%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Meloxicam * :
|Muscle spasms||78.70%||21.30% |
Age of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Meloxicam * :
|Muscle spasms||0.00%||0.00%||2.10%||0.70%||4.90%||7.69%||28.67%||55.94% |
Severity of Muscle spasms when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle spasms||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle spasms ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle spasms||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (28 people, 17.50%)
- Arthritis (23 people, 14.37%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 10.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (16 people, 10.00%)
- Hypersensitivity (15 people, 9.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (44 people, 27.50%)
- Vitamin d (30 people, 18.75%)
- Gabapentin (29 people, 18.12%)
- Cymbalta (27 people, 16.88%)
- Percocet (24 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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