Could Wellbutrin cause Myalgia - from FDA reports
Myalgia is found among people who take Wellbutrin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression . We study 60,730 people who have side effects while taking Wellbutrin from FDA. Among them, 940 have Myalgia. Find out below who they are, when they have Myalgia and more.
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Wellbutrin has active ingredients of bupropion hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Wellbutrin 70,769 users)
Myalgia (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,769 Myalgia patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
60,730 people reported to have side effects when taking Wellbutrin.
Among them, 940 people (1.55%) have Myalgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Wellbutrin when people have Myalgia *:
- < 1 month: 40.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 17.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.25 %
Gender of people who have Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin *:
- female: 67.8 %
- male: 32.2 %
Age of people who have Myalgia when taking Wellbutrin *:
- 0-1: 0.14 %
- 2-9: 0.55 %
- 10-19: 2.47 %
- 20-29: 4.25 %
- 30-39: 12.33 %
- 40-49: 26.85 %
- 50-59: 31.92 %
- 60+: 21.51 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (255 people, 27.13%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (69 people, 7.34%)
- Stress And Anxiety (63 people, 6.70%)
- Pain (60 people, 6.38%)
- High Blood Pressure (49 people, 5.21%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (103 people, 10.96%)
- Ambien (92 people, 9.79%)
- Synthroid (88 people, 9.36%)
- Aspirin (76 people, 8.09%)
- Neurontin (75 people, 7.98%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (321 people, 34.15%)
- Fatigue (264 people, 28.09%)
- Weakness (211 people, 22.45%)
- Headache (192 people, 20.43%)
- Pain (190 people, 20.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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