Review: could Methadone cause Tremors?
We study 2,042 people who have side effects while taking Methadone from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Tremors. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremors and more.
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Methadone hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 2,796 users) has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Tremors (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) (latest reports from 400,388 patients) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 2,042 people reported to have side effects when taking Methadone hydrochloride. Among them, 35 people (1.71%) have Tremors. They amount to 0.01% of all the 398,085 people who have Tremors on eHealthMe.
Time on Methadone hydrochloride when people have Tremors * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tremors when taking Methadone hydrochloride * :
Severity of Tremors when taking Methadone hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Tremors ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (14 people, 40.00%)
- Depression (9 people, 25.71%)
- Pain (9 people, 25.71%)
- Crohn's disease (7 people, 20.00%)
- Prophylaxis (5 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (14 people, 40.00%)
- Humira (8 people, 22.86%)
- Coumadin (8 people, 22.86%)
- Zometa (7 people, 20.00%)
- Effexor xr (7 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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after two years on methadone for server pain. my potassium level are very high. so much doctor very concern
From this study (6 days ago):
Diarrhea, Decrease of appetite, Pain in the stomach(burning), tiredness, loss of interest, sex drive none, weight gain from not eating, swelling of the legs and hands, pinching needles in the hands, Hands and feet (fingers and toes they be painfully twisting) Migraine headaches, Bad smelling P.M.S, sometimes bad Constipation, lower Bad back Pain, Eyesight getting worse(dry), All teeth have fallen off, Gums look infected(no matter how good I try to take care of them), Hair thinning, A lot of Sweating Profusely. Know you tell me that's been happening since I been in METHADONE.
From this study (1 week ago):
I have also had a tooth infection for about 2 and a half years. I started to shed hair about a year ago and would shed only 2-5 strands(noticeably) a day now it's 10-20 hair strands a day and this has started to progress about 2 weeks ago.
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