Review: could Zithromax cause Muscle pain?
We study 20,764 people who have side effects while taking Zithromax from FDA and social media. Among them, 436 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Zithromax (latest outcomes from 21,391 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 504,763 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 20,764 people reported to have side effects when taking Zithromax. Among them, 436 people (2.10%) have Muscle Pain. They amount to 0.09% of all the 503,994 people who have Muscle Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Zithromax when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||94.55%||0.00%||3.64%||0.00%||1.82%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Zithromax * :
|Muscle pain||67.49%||32.51% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Zithromax * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||2.24%||7.98%||6.23%||12.22%||29.43%||15.46%||26.43% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Zithromax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (44 people, 10.09%)
- Multiple myeloma (42 people, 9.63%)
- Osteoporosis (31 people, 7.11%)
- Acne (24 people, 5.50%)
- Eczema (23 people, 5.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (141 people, 32.34%)
- Levaquin (99 people, 22.71%)
- Aredia (99 people, 22.71%)
- Aspirin (93 people, 21.33%)
- Allegra (87 people, 19.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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