Review: could Naproxen cause Muscle cramps?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 17, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,275 people who take Naproxen. Among them, 39 have Muscle cramps. See who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Naproxen (latest outcomes from 21,786 users) has active ingredients of naproxen. It is often used in pain, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Naproxen include pain, pain exacerbated, nausea, nausea aggravated, dyspnoea exacerbated.
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) (latest reports from 49,345 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 19,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Naproxen. Among them, 39 people (0.20%) have Muscle Cramps.
Time on Naproxen when people have Muscle cramps * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle cramps||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Naproxen * :
|Muscle cramps||84.62%||15.38% |
Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Naproxen * :
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||3.12%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||15.62%||15.62%||53.12% |
Severity of Muscle cramps when taking Naproxen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle cramps ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (14 people, 35.90%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (2 people, 5.13%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 5.13%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 5.13%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 5.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (16 people, 41.03%)
- Fluticasone propionate (16 people, 41.03%)
- Lorazepam (15 people, 38.46%)
- Metronidazole (14 people, 35.90%)
- Gabapentin (14 people, 35.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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