Review: could Prozac cause Muscle twitching?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.1/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,623 people who take Prozac. Among them, 203 have Muscle twitching. See who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 41,953 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Prozac include depression, nausea, nausea aggravated, depression aggravated, fatigue.
Muscle twitching (latest reports from 58,894 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Feb, 19, 2014: 37,381 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 190 people (0.51%) 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||22.22%||27.78%||2.78%||16.67%||19.44%||5.56%||5.56% |
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Prozac * :
|Muscle twitching||1.39%||0.00%||10.42%||13.19%||20.83%||20.83%||18.06%||15.28% |
Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||33.33%||33.33%||22.22%||11.11% |
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 (58 people, 30.53%)
- Anxiety (15 people, 7.89%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (11 people, 5.79%)
- Pain (10 people, 5.26%)
- Crohn's disease (7 people, 3.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin (26 people, 13.68%)
- Paxil (25 people, 13.16%)
- Seroquel (25 people, 13.16%)
- Zoloft (22 people, 11.58%)
- Atenolol (20 people, 10.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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