Spiriva and Muscle cramps - from FDA reports
Muscle cramps is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Chronic obstructive airways disease. This review analyzes which people have Muscle cramps with Spiriva. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 97,353 people who have side effects when taking Spiriva from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 28, 2017
97,353 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva.
Among them, 18 people (0.02%) have Muscle Cramps
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Spiriva when people have Muscle Cramps *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Spiriva *:
- female: 53.85 %
- male: 46.15 %
Age of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Spiriva *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 80 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease (4 people, 22.22%)
- Asthma (3 people, 16.67%)
- Hypersensitivity (1 person, 5.56%)
- Coronary Heart Disease (1 person, 5.56%)
- Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease Exacerbated (1 person, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lisinopril (4 people, 22.22%)
- Serevent (3 people, 16.67%)
- Albuterol (3 people, 16.67%)
- Vitamin E (2 people, 11.11%)
- Ventolin (2 people, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Muscle Aches (5 people, 27.78%)
- Oedema Peripheral (2 people, 11.11%)
- Joint Pain (2 people, 11.11%)
- Dyspnea Exertional (2 people, 11.11%)
- Cataract (2 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from Spiriva 98,422 users)
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