Zithromax and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Muscle pain with Zithromax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,630 people who have side effects when taking Zithromax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 21, 2017
25,630 people reported to have side effects when taking Zithromax.
Among them, 502 people (1.96%) have Muscle pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Zithromax when people have Muscle pain *:
- < 1 month: 94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2 %
- 6 - 12 months: 2 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Zithromax *:
- female: 67.22 %
- male: 32.78 %
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Zithromax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.57 %
- 10-19: 7.71 %
- 20-29: 6.31 %
- 30-39: 13.55 %
- 40-49: 28.27 %
- 50-59: 16.12 %
- 60+: 25.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (53 people, 10.56%)
- Multiple Myeloma (47 people, 9.36%)
- Osteoporosis (36 people, 7.17%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (29 people, 5.78%)
- Depression (25 people, 4.98%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (155 people, 30.88%)
- Levaquin (112 people, 22.31%)
- Aredia (111 people, 22.11%)
- Xanax (94 people, 18.73%)
- Flexeril (94 people, 18.73%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (223 people, 44.42%)
- Fatigue (197 people, 39.24%)
- Weakness (161 people, 32.07%)
- Pain (161 people, 32.07%)
- Stress And Anxiety (152 people, 30.28%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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