Review: could Tylenol cause Muscle twitching?
Summary: Muscle twitching is found among people who take Tylenol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 53,063 people who have side effects while taking Tylenol from FDA and social media. Among them, 164 have Muscle twitching. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle twitching and more.
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Tylenol has active ingredients of acetaminophen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 55,645 Tylenol users)
Muscle twitching has been reported by people with depression, pain, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 11,067 Muscle twitching patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 53,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Tylenol. Among them, 164 people (0.31%) have Muscle Twitching.
Time on Tylenol when people have Muscle twitching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle twitching||63.64%||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||18.18%||9.09% |
Gender of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Tylenol * :
|Muscle twitching||65.13%||34.87% |
Age of people who have Muscle twitching when taking Tylenol * :
|Muscle twitching||8.40%||2.29%||6.87%||5.34%||14.50%||19.08%||22.14%||21.37% |
Severity of Muscle twitching when taking Tylenol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle twitching||25.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle twitching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle twitching||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (24 people, 14.63%)
- Sleep disorder (24 people, 14.63%)
- Muscle spasms (21 people, 12.80%)
- Arthritis (20 people, 12.20%)
- Hypercalcaemia (19 people, 11.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (33 people, 20.12%)
- Prilosec (30 people, 18.29%)
- Ativan (30 people, 18.29%)
- Coumadin (30 people, 18.29%)
- Lipitor (30 people, 18.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Paracetamol for a 29-year old man with Pica. The patient has Plica Syndrome
- A study of drug interactions between Fluoxetine, Adderall 30 for a 27-year old woman with Panic Disorder, Narcolepsy. The patient has Muscle Twitching, Migraine, Pain - Neck, Numbness In Hands Or Feet
- A study of drug interactions between Armour Thyroid, Iodine, Acetaminophen, Amoxicillin for a 58-year old woman with Hypothyroidism, Throat - Sore, Strep Throat. The patient has Red Eye
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