Muscle pain is found among people who take Welchol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lipitor, and have Blood cholesterol increased . We study 3,808 people who have side effects while taking Welchol from FDA and social media. Among them, 276 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Welchol has active ingredients of colesevelam. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Welchol 3,935 users)
Muscle pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, diarrhea, insomnia, high blood pressure (latest reports from 71,826 Muscle pain patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
3,808 people reported to have side effects when taking Welchol.
Among them, 276 people (7.25%) have Muscle Pain
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a 46 year old white female. I have been alternating taking Trazadone and Benadryl for insomnia that I developed after starting acid reducing drugs. I have had severe heartburn for about 12 years after having my gall bladder removed. I was recently diagnosed with Gastritis and Barrett's Esophagus. I was also prescribed Prevacid, Famotidine, and Welchol which only covers up my symptoms and doesn't get to the root cause of the problem.
Since I came home I get really bad leg cramps in my left shin. At night and during the day. At night they will wake me from a sound sleep and I have to get up and walk around for about 30 minutes.I have taken leg cramp pills, drink a gallon of water a day, also dring tonic water for the quinine ...
I am a 46 year old white female. I have been alternating taking Trazadone and Benadryl for insomnia that I developed after starting acid reducing drugs. I have had severe heartburn for about 12 years after having my gall bladder removed. I was recently diagnosed with Gastritis and Barrett's ...
I'AM 62 YR OLD WHO HAS ONLY BEEN ON AXIRON OR TWO WEEKS. I FEEL LIKE I HAVE MORE ENERGY AND SEXUAL DESIRE. AT THE END OF THE SECOND WEEK I STARTED TO NOTICE A INTERMITTENT SHARP PAIN IN MY LEFT FOREARM.DO I HAVE ANYTHING TO WORRY ABOUT.
I started taking Bystolic a few months ago. My Dr upped the dose to 10mg last month. It's worked great for my BP as nothing else could control it. Now, though, I'm having bad muscle aches in my forearms and hands. Am I imagining these symptoms?
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