Review: could Zithromax cause Muscle pain?
We study 20,765 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.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Zithromax and have Muscle pain >>>
Zithromax (latest outcomes from 21,392 users) has active ingredients of azithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Muscle pain (muscle pain) (latest reports from 505,067 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 20,765 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 504,996 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.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Zithromax and have Muscle Pain
- group for people who take Zithromax
- group for people who have Muscle Pain
Comments from related studies:
From this study (9 months ago):
severe pain started after taking augmenton and zithromax
From this study (1 year ago):
agnes on May, 15, 2013:
Could Ribomunyl cause Diabetes ?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Has anyone had tingling in hands, arms, feet, legs from lisinopril that did not go away when they quit taking it? if you got rid of the tingles, how did you do it?
After 9 months on Atenolol I started getting tingling in my left hand. Also had a pulmonary embolism. A doc switched me to Lisinopril and the tingling moved to my legs, feet, both hands and arms. My calf muscles are very tight and my legs ache. Plus dizziness and other things. After 3 years of ...
- Can 100mg doxycycline hyclate be taken at the same time with zithromax?
Patient was bitten by a deer tick and is taking doxycycline as preventive measure. A throat infection is developing for which the doxycycline seems to have no effect, though azithromycin has proven rapidly effective in the past. Should the doxycycline be discontinued during the azithromycin cycle? ...
- Do i need to temporarily stop taking my enbrel and methotrexate (that i take every week) while i am on azithromycin for severe cold symptoms?
i have RA and take Enbrel and methotrexate every week. i am currently taking azithromycin, tussicaps and dexamethasone to treat a severe cold, cough, sore throat, etc. My question is should i stop taking the ra meds until my antibiotics and steroids are done? Or should i just continue as normal, don ...
More questions for: Zithromax, Muscle pain
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Azithromycin side effect skin hyperpigmentation
My 6-year-old daughter took 5-day course azithromycin 3 times in 5 months for sinus infections. Do not recall exactly when hyperpigmentation began appearing all over front of neck, but definitely by the 3rd month after initial dose, with subsequent darkening upon taking two more prescriptions within ...
More reviews for: Zithromax, Muscle pain
On eHealthMe, Zithromax (azithromycin) is often used for sinusitis. Find out below the conditions Zithromax is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Zithromax used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.