Review: could Warfarin cause Cramps - leg?
Summary: Cramps - leg could be caused by Warfarin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Verapamil hydrochloride, and have Atrial fibrillation.
We study 47,300 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Cramps - leg. Find out below who they are, when they have Cramps - leg and more.
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Warfarin sodium (latest outcomes from 49,027 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Cramps - leg
Cramps - leg (involuntary muscle contractions of leg) (latest reports from 2,092 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety.
On Apr, 9, 2014: 47,092 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Cramps - Leg. They amount to 0.30% of all the 2,006 people who have Cramps - Leg on eHealthMe.
Time on Warfarin sodium when people have Cramps - leg * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cramps - leg||20.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cramps - leg when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Cramps - leg||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Cramps - leg when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Cramps - leg||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of Cramps - leg when taking Warfarin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Cramps - leg||16.67%||16.67%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Cramps - leg ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Cramps - leg||50.00%||0.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 50.00%)
- High blood pressure (2 people, 33.33%)
- High blood cholesterol (2 people, 33.33%)
- Enlarged prostate (1 people, 16.67%)
- Blood clot - lung (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Verapamil hydrochloride (2 people, 33.33%)
- Furosemide (2 people, 33.33%)
- Januvia (1 people, 16.67%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (1 people, 16.67%)
- Finasteride (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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