Pepcid ac and Restless leg syndrome - from FDA reports


Restless leg syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Pepcid Ac. We study 4,101 people who have side effects while taking Pepcid ac from FDA. Among them, 5 have Restless leg syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg syndrome and more.

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On Aug, 26, 2017

4,101 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid ac.
Among them, 5 people (0.12%) have Restless leg syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Pepcid ac cause Restless leg syndrome?

Gender of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Pepcid ac *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Pepcid ac *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Muscle Aches (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Hot Flush (1 person, 20.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Fibromyalgia (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zantac (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Xyrem (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Methotrexate (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Loratadine (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Diazepam (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Thrombocytopenia (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Pneumonia (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Pleural Effusion (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Fever (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Depression (2 people, 40.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Pepcid ac

Pepcid ac has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Pepcid ac 4,325 users)

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Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 27,456 Restless leg syndrome patients).

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