Norvasc and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Norvasc, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Lipitor, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Norvasc. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 102,867 people who have side effects when taking Norvasc from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
102,867 people reported to have side effects when taking Norvasc.
Among them, 187 people (0.18%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Norvasc when people have Restless legs syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 10 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 40 %
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Norvasc *:
- female: 64.48 %
- male: 35.52 %
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Norvasc *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.74 %
- 30-39: 2.21 %
- 40-49: 6.62 %
- 50-59: 23.53 %
- 60+: 66.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (21 people, 11.23%)
- Depression (18 people, 9.63%)
- Pain (16 people, 8.56%)
- Arthritis (16 people, 8.56%)
- Osteoporosis (13 people, 6.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lipitor (67 people, 35.83%)
- Neurontin (54 people, 28.88%)
- Prednisone (46 people, 24.60%)
- Lasix (45 people, 24.06%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 22.46%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (76 people, 40.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (75 people, 40.11%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (71 people, 37.97%)
- Breathing Difficulty (70 people, 37.43%)
- Depression (68 people, 36.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
I am recently (about 2 months) off suboxone and am currently going through some restless leg syndrome problems. It is pretty bad and I am having trouble getting rid of it on a daily basis. What should I do
User reviews to the study
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