Review: could Tapazole cause Muscle Cramps?


Muscle cramps is reported only by a few people who take Tapazole. We study 1,259 people who have side effects while taking Tapazole from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Muscle cramps. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramps and more.

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Tapazole has active ingredients of methimazole. It is often used in hyperthyroidism. (latest outcomes from Tapazole 1,323 users)

Muscle Cramps

Muscle cramps (painful sensations caused by muscle contraction) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 10,499 Muscle cramps patients).

On Oct, 25, 2016

1,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Tapazole.
Among them, 4 people (0.32%) have Muscle Cramps

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tapazole cause Muscle cramps?

Time on Tapazole when people have Muscle Cramps *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 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 Tapazole *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Muscle Cramps when taking Tapazole *:

  • 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: 25 %
  • 60+: 75 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Unspecified Anti-Inflammatory (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Unspecified Antibiotic (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Nolvadex (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Lipitor (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Atenolol (1 person, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Memory Impairment (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Medication Error (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Balance Impaired Nos (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Anxiety Nec (1 person, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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