Review: could Spiriva cause Muscle fatigue?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 26, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 49,907 people who take Spiriva. Among them, 1,300 have Muscle fatigue. Find out who they are, when they have Muscle fatigue and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,398 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, emphysema. Commonly reported side effects of Spiriva include dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, pneumonia, pneumonia aggravated, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Muscle fatigue (a condition in which muscles cannot exert their normal force) (latest reports from 1,314,370 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain.
On Mar, 14, 2014: 49,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 1,369 people (2.74%) have Muscle Fatigue. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,314,370 people who have Muscle Fatigue.
Time on Spiriva when people have Muscle fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle fatigue||46.40%||27.20%||10.40%||5.60%||6.40%||0.00%||4.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva * :
|Muscle fatigue||55.93%||44.07% |
Age of people who have Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva * :
|Muscle fatigue||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.09%||1.48%||3.31%||14.98%||80.14% |
Severity of Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle fatigue||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||60.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle fatigue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle fatigue||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (371 people, 27.10%)
- Hypertension (172 people, 12.56%)
- Osteoporosis (130 people, 9.50%)
- Emphysema (121 people, 8.84%)
- Asthma (119 people, 8.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (406 people, 29.66%)
- Albuterol (365 people, 26.66%)
- Lasix (227 people, 16.58%)
- Lisinopril (213 people, 15.56%)
- Prednisone (213 people, 15.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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