Review: could Zithromax cause Muscle Pain?


Summary

Muscle pain is found among people who take Zithromax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 24,085 people who have side effects while taking Zithromax from FDA and social media. Among them, 473 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Zithromax

Zithromax has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in bronchitis. (latest outcomes from Zithromax 24,899 users)

Muscle Pain

Muscle pain has been reported by people with muscle aches, rashes, breathing difficulty, weakness, high blood pressure (latest reports from 104,839 Muscle pain patients).

On Sep, 20, 2016

24,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Zithromax.
Among them, 473 people (1.96%) have Muscle Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zithromax cause Muscle pain?

Time on Zithromax when people have Muscle Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 96.08 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 1.96 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.96 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Zithromax *:

  • female: 67.11 %
  • male: 32.89 %

Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Zithromax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.44 %
  • 10-19: 8.05 %
  • 20-29: 6.1 %
  • 30-39: 13.41 %
  • 40-49: 29.27 %
  • 50-59: 15.61 %
  • 60+: 25.12 %

Severity if Muscle Pain when taking Zithromax **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Muscle Pain **:

  • while on drug: 100 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (47 people, 9.94%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (42 people, 8.88%)
  • Osteoporosis (33 people, 6.98%)
  • Depression (25 people, 5.29%)
  • Acne (25 people, 5.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (144 people, 30.44%)
  • Levaquin (105 people, 22.20%)
  • Aredia (101 people, 21.35%)
  • Flexeril (90 people, 19.03%)
  • Xanax (87 people, 18.39%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Arthralgia (208 people, 43.97%)
  • Fatigue (165 people, 34.88%)
  • Pain (147 people, 31.08%)
  • Anxiety (138 people, 29.18%)
  • Back Pain (137 people, 28.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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