Review: could Ranitidine Hydrochloride cause Restless Legs Syndrome?


Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Ranitidine Hydrochloride, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Prednisone, and have Lung disorder . We study 4,268 people who have side effects while taking Ranitidine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs syndrome and more.

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Ranitidine Hydrochloride

Ranitidine hydrochloride has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Ranitidine hydrochloride 6,275 users)

Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,122 Restless legs syndrome patients).

On Oct, 07, 2016

4,268 people reported to have side effects when taking Ranitidine Hydrochloride.
Among them, 10 people (0.23%) have Restless Legs Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ranitidine hydrochloride cause Restless legs syndrome?

Gender of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Ranitidine Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Ranitidine Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 60 %
  • 60+: 40 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Vomiting (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Pain (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Myalgia (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Mood Altered (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Lung Disorder (2 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Prednisone (3 people, 30.00%)
  • Verapamil (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Ondansetron Hydrochloride (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Meclofenamate Sodium (2 people, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Headache (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Depression (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 30.00%)
  • Dyspnoea (3 people, 30.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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