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 Cymbalta, and have Stress and anxiety. This review analyzes which people have Muscle twitching with Promethazine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,009 people who have side effects when taking Promethazine from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 26, 2017
9,009 people reported to have side effects when taking Promethazine.
Among them, 17 people (0.19%) 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: 70.59 %
- male: 29.41 %
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Promethazine *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 12.5 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 12.5 %
- 40-49: 25.0 %
- 50-59: 37.5 %
- 60+: 12.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 23.53%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 17.65%)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (2 people, 11.76%)
- Pain (2 people, 11.76%)
- Laxative Supportive Care (1 person, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zolpidem (3 people, 17.65%)
- Omeprazole (3 people, 17.65%)
- Lexapro (3 people, 17.65%)
- Diazepam (3 people, 17.65%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 17.65%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Muscle Spasms (7 people, 41.18%)
- Fatigue (5 people, 29.41%)
- Weakness (4 people, 23.53%)
- Pain (4 people, 23.53%)
- Depression (4 people, 23.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have chronic stress, anxiety and worry, Now 6 weeks off random twitching, also suffer from health anxiety. My doctor says its form my the stress and OCD, But I can not stop going online. This has made me just terrified. Just wonder if there is anyone out their like me.
Hi. Was on Amitriptyline for years and gain lots of weight. As replacement doctor prescribed Promethazine as medicine without weight gain side effect. Any body knows is it for better or for worse? Thank you for sharing your opinion With kind regards Casandra
Hi, I am 49 years old and have taken Wellbutrin for two years. My partner says I twitch all night, though I am not aware of it and suffer no ill effects in the morning. Are these seizures? Dangerous? Thanks for any help