Prilosec and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Prilosec, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Prilosec. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 83,647 people who have side effects when taking Prilosec from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 22, 2017
83,647 people reported to have side effects when taking Prilosec.
Among them, 310 people (0.37%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prilosec when people have Restless legs syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10 %
- 2 - 5 years: 40 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 40 %
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Prilosec *:
- female: 75.78 %
- male: 24.22 %
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Prilosec *:
- 0-1: 0.45 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.45 %
- 20-29: 1.35 %
- 30-39: 2.24 %
- 40-49: 17.49 %
- 50-59: 38.12 %
- 60+: 39.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (56 people, 18.06%)
- Depression (50 people, 16.13%)
- Muscle Spasms (44 people, 14.19%)
- Sleep Disorder (41 people, 13.23%)
- High Blood Pressure (38 people, 12.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (109 people, 35.16%)
- Ambien (95 people, 30.65%)
- Neurontin (90 people, 29.03%)
- Percocet (87 people, 28.06%)
- Ativan (84 people, 27.10%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (151 people, 48.71%)
- Stress And Anxiety (149 people, 48.06%)
- Fatigue (116 people, 37.42%)
- Joint Pain (110 people, 35.48%)
- Insomnia (106 people, 34.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I had three Dermatofibromas that took 10 years to develop. However, within the last four months (when I started taking Prilosec daily), I'm now up to 15. I have read that when you have more than 15 DF's and they are developing within a short period of time, that qualifies as Multiple ...
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
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