Will you have Rls with Acetylcysteine - from FDA reports

Summary

Rls is reported only by a few people who take Acetylcysteine. We study 5,821 people who have side effects while taking Acetylcysteine from FDA. Among them, 2 have Rls. Find out below who they are, when they have Rls and more.



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Healthcare data is obtained from a number of sources including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This information is aggregated and used to produce personalized reports that patients can reference.

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  • Side effects (including severity and how people recover from them)
  • Associated conditions or symptoms
  • Drug effectiveness
  • Demographic data regarding drug use

How the study uses the data?

The study is based on acetylcysteine (the active ingredients of Acetylcysteine) and Acetylcysteine (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Synonyms of Rls are also considered in the study.

What is Acetylcysteine?

Acetylcysteine has active ingredients of acetylcysteine. It is often used in cough. (latest outcomes from Acetylcysteine 5,898 users)

What is Rls?

Rls (restless legs syndrome) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 31,750 Rls patients).

How to use the study?

Patients can bring a copy of the report to their healthcare provider to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood. It is recommended that patients use the information presented as a part of a broader decision-making process.


On Feb, 20, 2019

5,821 people reported to have side effects when taking Acetylcysteine.
Among them, 2 people (0.03%) have Rls


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acetylcysteine cause Rls?

Time on Acetylcysteine when people have Rls *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Rls when taking Acetylcysteine *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Rls when taking Acetylcysteine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Psoriasis (immune-mediated disease that affects the skin): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Preventive Health Care: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Pain: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Oedema (fluid collection in tissue): 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 1 person, 50.00%
  7. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Fungal Infection: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Extrapyramidal Disorder (involuntary muscle spasms in the face and neck): 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Ercp: 1 person, 50.00%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Senna: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Ramipril: 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Acyclovir: 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Amlodipine: 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Atropine Sulfate: 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Diflucan: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Fragmin: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Konakion: 1 person, 50.00%
  9. Lasix: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Metoclopramide: 1 person, 50.00%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Sleep Disorder: 1 person, 50.00%
  2. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 1 person, 50.00%
  3. Erythema Multiforme (a type of hypersensitivity reaction): 1 person, 50.00%
  4. Extrapyramidal Disorder (involuntary muscle spasms in the face and neck): 1 person, 50.00%
  5. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 1 person, 50.00%
  6. Feeling Abnormal: 1 person, 50.00%
  7. Fungal Infection: 1 person, 50.00%
  8. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 50.00%
  9. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 50.00%
  10. Pain: 1 person, 50.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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