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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Muscle twitching with Prozac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 54,135 people who have side effects when taking Prozac from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 22, 2017
54,135 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 270 people (0.5%) have Muscle twitching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prozac when people have Muscle twitching *:
- < 1 month: 20.51 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.82 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.95 %
- 5 - 10 years: 10.26 %
- 10+ years: 2.56 %
Gender of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Prozac *:
- female: 61.78 %
- male: 38.22 %
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Prozac *:
- 0-1: 3.12 %
- 2-9: 1.56 %
- 10-19: 8.85 %
- 20-29: 13.02 %
- 30-39: 16.15 %
- 40-49: 18.23 %
- 50-59: 23.96 %
- 60+: 15.1 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (16 people, 5.93%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (13 people, 4.81%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people, 4.44%)
- Diabetes (9 people, 3.33%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (9 people, 3.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Wellbutrin (31 people, 11.48%)
- Paxil (28 people, 10.37%)
- Cymbalta (28 people, 10.37%)
- Zoloft (25 people, 9.26%)
- Klonopin (25 people, 9.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tremor (67 people, 24.81%)
- Headache (53 people, 19.63%)
- Dyskinesia (52 people, 19.26%)
- Nausea (50 people, 18.52%)
- Fatigue (49 people, 18.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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