Myalgia is found among people who take Proscar, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lipitor, and have High blood cholesterol . We study 9,073 people who have side effects while taking Proscar from FDA and social media. Among them, 182 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia and more.
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Proscar has active ingredients of finasteride. It is often used in enlarged prostate. (latest outcomes from Proscar 9,372 users)
Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,706 Myalgia patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
9,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Proscar.
Among them, 182 people (2.01%) have Myalgia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Heavy legs, numb feet, better in AM and worsens during day and abates a bit in the evening. Was taking 500 mg daily, now 3x weakly, but tapering off a bit now because Hb and WBC less than optimal at present. Symptoms abating slightly on lower dosage. Also severe cramps in AM.
is there any connection between taking a diuretic and experiencing muscle pain? I've been on one for years and years, but my experience tells me that any drug can cause a reaction AT ANY TIME. Doesn't matter how long ( or short ) a person has been on a drug. Has anyone else gone thru this???
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I have been on Paxil for 9 months now and I have suffered with muscle pain and weakness in my legs and back since about 1 month after starting the drug. I am now weaning myself off and hope to get relief from such pain. I am 41 years old and female,
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Hi, I'm 66 years old and started having unusual back pain in the center of my back about 60 days after beginning Finasteride. I thought it was from moving a lot of boxes but it's continued now for nine months. I'm hoping I will gain more insight into this mysterious condition. Thanks
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