Metoprolol succinate and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
Muscle spasms is found among people who take Metoprolol succinate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasms with Metoprolol succinate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,428 people who have side effects when taking Metoprolol succinate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 13, 2017
23,428 people reported to have side effects when taking Metoprolol Succinate.
Among them, 345 people (1.47%) have Muscle Spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Metoprolol Succinate when people have Muscle Spasms *:
- < 1 month: 40.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Metoprolol Succinate *:
- female: 63.8 %
- male: 36.2 %
Age of people who have Muscle Spasms when taking Metoprolol Succinate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 1.12 %
- 30-39: 1.86 %
- 40-49: 19.33 %
- 50-59: 19.7 %
- 60+: 57.99 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (56 people, 16.23%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (36 people, 10.43%)
- Pain (21 people, 6.09%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (21 people, 6.09%)
- Multiple Myeloma (19 people, 5.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aspirin (57 people, 16.52%)
- Lipitor (47 people, 13.62%)
- Prilosec (35 people, 10.14%)
- Synthroid (33 people, 9.57%)
- Crestor (33 people, 9.57%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (82 people, 23.77%)
- Pain In Extremity (67 people, 19.42%)
- Fatigue (66 people, 19.13%)
- Nausea (65 people, 18.84%)
- Diarrhea (64 people, 18.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Muscle spasms when taking Metoprolol succinate?
Metoprolol succinate has active ingredients of metoprolol succinate. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Metoprolol succinate 25,120 users)
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