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Review: could Spiriva cause Leg cramps (Leg pain)?

Summary: Leg cramps is reported only by a few people who take Spiriva.

We study 50,004 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Leg cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg cramps and more.

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Spiriva

Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from 50,484 Spiriva users)

Leg cramps

Leg cramps has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 1,044 Leg cramps patients)

On Jan, 4, 2015: 49,995 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Leg Cramps.

Trend of Leg cramps in Spiriva reports

Time on Spiriva when people have Leg cramps * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Leg cramps0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%

Gender of people who have Leg cramps when taking Spiriva * :

FemaleMale
Leg cramps33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Leg cramps when taking Spiriva * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg cramps0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Leg cramps when taking Spiriva ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Leg cramps0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Leg cramps ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Leg cramps0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Copd (2 people, 66.67%)
  2. Gerd (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Blood pressure fluctuation (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Emphysema (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Tension headaches (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lexapro (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Toprol-xl (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Lipitor (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Nexium (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Ibuprofen (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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