Review: could Novolog cause Muscle cramps?
Summary: Muscle cramps is reported only by a few people who take Novolog. We study 12,216 people who have side effects while taking Novolog from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.
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Novolog has active ingredients of insulin aspart recombinant. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 12,336 Novolog users)
Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 10,839 Muscle cramps patients)
On May, 23, 2015: 12,216 people reported to have side effects when taking Novolog. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Muscle Cramps.
Time on Novolog 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||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67% |
Gender of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Novolog * :
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Muscle cramps when taking Novolog * :
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Muscle cramps when taking Novolog ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle cramps||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
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 * :
- Diabetes mellitus insulin-dependent (3 people, 75.00%)
- Dermatitis allergic (1 people, 25.00%)
- Hyperacidity (1 people, 25.00%)
- Pain management (1 people, 25.00%)
- Allergic bronchitis (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tricor (2 people, 50.00%)
- Fluocinolone acetonide (1 people, 25.00%)
- Ranitidine hydrochloride (1 people, 25.00%)
- Albuterol sulfate (1 people, 25.00%)
- Darvocet a500 (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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