Prozac and Muscle twitching - from FDA reports
Muscle twitching is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Wellbutrin, and have Depression . We study 50,946 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA. Among them, 249 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 57,002 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 Jan, 25, 2017
50,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 249 people (0.49%) have Muscle Twitching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prozac when people have Muscle Twitching *:
- < 1 month: 22.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.78 %
- 1 - 2 years: 13.89 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 2.78 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Twitching when taking Prozac *:
- female: 61.41 %
- male: 38.59 %
Age of people who have Muscle Twitching when taking Prozac *:
- 0-1: 2.23 %
- 2-9: 1.68 %
- 10-19: 8.94 %
- 20-29: 12.85 %
- 30-39: 16.2 %
- 40-49: 17.88 %
- 50-59: 25.14 %
- 60+: 15.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (75 people, 30.12%)
- Stress And Anxiety (26 people, 10.44%)
- Pain (15 people, 6.02%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 4.82%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 4.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Wellbutrin (30 people, 12.05%)
- Paxil (25 people, 10.04%)
- Zoloft (24 people, 9.64%)
- Klonopin (23 people, 9.24%)
- Cymbalta (23 people, 9.24%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (58 people, 23.29%)
- Tremor (57 people, 22.89%)
- Headache (47 people, 18.88%)
- Dyskinesia (45 people, 18.07%)
- Fatigue (44 people, 17.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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