Review: could Msm cause Muscle Spasm?


Muscle spasm is found among people who take Msm, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Fish Oil, and have Blood cholesterol abnormal . We study 399 people who have side effects while taking Msm from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Muscle spasm. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle spasm and more.

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Msm has active ingredients of methylsulfonylmethane. It is often used in osteoarthritis. (latest outcomes from Msm 469 users)

Muscle Spasm

Muscle spasm has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure (latest reports from 105,013 Muscle spasm patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

399 people reported to have side effects when taking Msm.
Among them, 17 people (4.26%) have Muscle Spasm

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Msm cause Muscle spasm?

Gender of people who have Muscle Spasm when taking Msm *:

  • female: 68.75 %
  • male: 31.25 %

Age of people who have Muscle Spasm when taking Msm *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 7.14 %
  • 50-59: 21.43 %
  • 60+: 71.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Cholesterol Abnormal (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Sleep Disorder (2 people, 11.76%)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (2 people, 11.76%)
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (2 people, 11.76%)
  • Blood Glucose Abnormal (2 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fish Oil (6 people, 35.29%)
  • Vitamin D3 (4 people, 23.53%)
  • Potassium (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Nexium (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Cyclobenzaprine (3 people, 17.65%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Myalgia (7 people, 41.18%)
  • Pain (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Anxiety (3 people, 17.65%)
  • Dyspnoea (2 people, 11.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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