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Review: could Prozac cause Muscle twitching?
We study 38,885 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 205 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,179 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 61,893 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Sep, 12, 2014: 38,885 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 205 people (0.53%) have Muscle Twitching.
Time on Prozac when people have Muscle twitching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle twitching||23.68%||26.32%||2.63%||15.79%||18.42%||5.26%||7.89% |
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Prozac * :
|Muscle twitching||1.26%||0.00%||9.43%||11.95%||19.50%||18.87%||25.16%||13.84% |
Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||36.36%||36.36%||18.18%||9.09% |
How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (60 people, 29.27%)
- Anxiety (19 people, 9.27%)
- Pain (13 people, 6.34%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (11 people, 5.37%)
- Back pain (9 people, 4.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin (26 people, 12.68%)
- Paxil (25 people, 12.20%)
- Seroquel (25 people, 12.20%)
- Zoloft (22 people, 10.73%)
- Effexor xr (22 people, 10.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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