Review: could Spiriva cause Muscle fatigue (Weakness)?
We study 49,970 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,370 have Muscle fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle fatigue and more.
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Spiriva (latest outcomes from 50,450 users) has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Muscle fatigue (a condition in which muscles cannot exert their normal force) (latest reports from 1,330,899 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain.
On Aug, 20, 2014: 49,970 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva. Among them, 1,370 people (2.74%) have Muscle Fatigue. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,330,562 people who have Muscle Fatigue on eHealthMe.
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||46.03%||27.78%||10.32%||5.56%||6.35%||0.00%||3.97% |
Gender of people who have Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva * :
|Muscle fatigue||55.96%||44.04% |
Age of people who have Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva * :
|Muscle fatigue||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.09%||1.48%||3.31%||15.06%||80.07% |
Severity of Muscle fatigue when taking Spiriva ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle fatigue||0.00%||16.67%||33.33%||50.00% |
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, 27.08%)
- Hypertension (172 people, 12.55%)
- Osteoporosis (130 people, 9.49%)
- Emphysema (121 people, 8.83%)
- Asthma (119 people, 8.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (406 people, 29.64%)
- Albuterol (365 people, 26.64%)
- Lasix (227 people, 16.57%)
- Prednisone (213 people, 15.55%)
- Lisinopril (213 people, 15.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Used Spiriva and Symbicort as directed approx 10-12 days. Previously used oxygen night only, suddenly 24/7. Walking near impossible - pain, weakness; standing wobbly, walking - no balance, multiple falls, previously seldom fell. Sleep most of 24 hour period. Previously 2 -3 meals/day. Now 1 sandwich makes stomach feel too full for 24 hours. Diabetic, heart has AICD due to risk of sudden cardiac death. CABG 1992, 5 bypass, 1 failed, heart 30% ejection rate, coughs/chokes with oxygen, cannot sleep without oxygen.
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