Promethazine and Muscle twitching - from FDA reports
Muscle twitching is found among people who take Promethazine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diazepam, and have Nausea . We study 7,096 people who have side effects while taking Promethazine from FDA. Among them, 13 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Promethazine has active ingredients of promethazine hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea. (latest outcomes from Promethazine 7,930 users)
Muscle twitching has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure (latest reports from 15,737 Muscle twitching patients).
On Feb, 09, 2017
7,096 people reported to have side effects when taking Promethazine.
Among them, 13 people (0.18%) have Muscle Twitching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Promethazine when people have Muscle Twitching *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Twitching when taking Promethazine *:
- female: 76.92 %
- male: 23.08 %
Age of people who have Muscle Twitching when taking Promethazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 20 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 40 %
- 60+: 20 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Nausea (4 people, 30.77%)
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 15.38%)
- Osteoporosis (2 people, 15.38%)
- Indigestion (2 people, 15.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (1 person, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zolpidem (3 people, 23.08%)
- Tramadol (3 people, 23.08%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 23.08%)
- Keppra (3 people, 23.08%)
- Diazepam (3 people, 23.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Muscle Spasms (5 people, 38.46%)
- Pain (4 people, 30.77%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 23.08%)
- Fatigue (3 people, 23.08%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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