Who have Rls with Acetaminophen - from FDA reports

Rls is found among people who take Acetaminophen, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Osteoporosis. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,714 people who have side effects when taking Acetaminophen from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 16, 2018

74,714 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetaminophen.
Among them, 153 people (0.2%) have Rls

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acetaminophen cause Rls?

Time on Acetaminophen when people have Rls *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 25 %

Gender of people who have Rls when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • female: 70 %
  • male: 30 %

Age of people who have Rls when taking Acetaminophen *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.75 %
  • 10-19: 2.24 %
  • 20-29: 2.99 %
  • 30-39: 12.69 %
  • 40-49: 21.64 %
  • 50-59: 32.09 %
  • 60+: 27.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Depression: 17 people, 11.11%
  2. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 17 people, 11.11%
  3. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 10 people, 6.54%
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 10 people, 6.54%
  5. Breast Cancer: 10 people, 6.54%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Ambien: 39 people, 25.49%
  2. Levaquin: 37 people, 24.18%
  3. Percocet: 35 people, 22.88%
  4. Lasix: 34 people, 22.22%
  5. Zometa: 34 people, 22.22%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Stress And Anxiety: 64 people, 41.83%
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 60 people, 39.22%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 56 people, 36.60%
  4. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 54 people, 35.29%
  5. Back Pain: 52 people, 33.99%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

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