Tegretol and Muscle aches - from FDA reports
Muscle aches is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Epilepsy . We study 30,710 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA. Among them, 318 have Muscle aches. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle aches and more.
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Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Tegretol 32,308 users)
Muscle aches (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,864 Muscle aches patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
30,710 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 318 people (1.04%) have Muscle Aches
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Muscle Aches *:
- < 1 month: 40.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.66 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.26 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.26 %
- 10+ years: 19.15 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Aches when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 66.03 %
- male: 33.97 %
Age of people who have Muscle Aches when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 5.7 %
- 20-29: 7.98 %
- 30-39: 10.65 %
- 40-49: 27.38 %
- 50-59: 26.62 %
- 60+: 21.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (53 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (39 people, 12.26%)
- Pain (28 people, 8.81%)
- Convulsion (25 people, 7.86%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (18 people, 5.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (46 people, 14.47%)
- Lamictal (33 people, 10.38%)
- Keppra (31 people, 9.75%)
- Percocet (25 people, 7.86%)
- Lyrica (25 people, 7.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (82 people, 25.79%)
- Fatigue (71 people, 22.33%)
- Headache (70 people, 22.01%)
- Weakness (68 people, 21.38%)
- Depression (60 people, 18.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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