Review: could Phentermine cause Eye twitch (Eyelid twitch)?
Summary: Eye twitch is found among people who take Phentermine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lamictal, and have Bipolar disorder. We study 11,029 people who have side effects while taking Phentermine from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Eye twitch. Find out below who they are, when they have Eye twitch and more.
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Phentermine has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from 13,066 Phentermine users)
Eye twitch (eyelid twitching is spontaneous and uncontrolled spasms of the muscles) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, stress and anxiety, rheumatoid arthritis, bipolar disorder. (latest reports from 1,879 Eye twitch patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 11,022 people reported to have side effects when taking Phentermine. Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Eye Twitch.
Time on Phentermine when people have Eye twitch * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Eye twitch||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Eye twitch when taking Phentermine * :
|Eye twitch||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Eye twitch when taking Phentermine * :
|Eye twitch||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||60.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Eye twitch when taking Phentermine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Eye twitch||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Eye twitch ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Eye twitch||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 33.33%)
- Overweight (1 people, 16.67%)
- Weight decreased (1 people, 16.67%)
- Low back pain (1 people, 16.67%)
- Fluid retention (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (2 people, 33.33%)
- Klonopin (2 people, 33.33%)
- Abilify (2 people, 33.33%)
- Phentermine hydrochloride (1 people, 16.67%)
- Xanax (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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