Review: could Tylenol cause Back pain?
Summary: Back pain is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.
We study 53,063 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,366 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 55,642 Tylenol users)
Back pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 107,113 Back pain patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 53,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 2,366 people (4.46%) have Back Pain.
Time on Tylenol when people have Back pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Back pain||39.13%||21.74%||2.17%||6.52%||19.57%||4.35%||6.52% |
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Tylenol * :
|Back pain||67.72%||32.28% |
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Tylenol * :
|Back pain||0.05%||0.09%||2.70%||5.17%||8.53%||16.40%||23.02%||44.04% |
Severity of Back pain when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Back pain||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Back pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (271 people, 11.45%)
- Osteoporosis (228 people, 9.64%)
- Multiple myeloma (141 people, 5.96%)
- Back pain (113 people, 4.78%)
- Depression (91 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (520 people, 21.98%)
- Aspirin (470 people, 19.86%)
- Tylenol-500 (414 people, 17.50%)
- Aredia (392 people, 16.57%)
- Vioxx (356 people, 15.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Tylenol, Gabapentin for a 75-year old man with Pain - Back, Pain.
- A study of side effects of Tramadol for a 87-year old man with Pain. The patient has Back Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Valium, Tylenol, Dextrose 60%, Cymbalta for a 50-year old woman with Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy, Anxiety Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Pain, Suicidal Thoughts, Blood Pressure Increased
- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 29-year old man with Pica. The patient has Plica Syndrome
- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 49-year old woman with Respiratory Disorder. The patient has Neck Pain, Back Pain, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Rash Generalised, Skin Burning Sensation, Skin Sensitisation, Sun-induced Skin Changes - Keratosis, Short-term Memory Loss, Tendon Pain, Headache - Migraine With Aura, Neuropathy, Arterial Spasm
Recent Tylenol related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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