A 24-year-old female asked:
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can prilosec cause muscle spasms?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Probably not, but...: ...it can cause "Muscle weakness, myalgia, muscle cramps, joint pain, leg pain" per Reference: http://www.rxlist.com/prilosec-side-effects-drug-center.htm
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
If you: Stopped taking the Prilosec can recheck your magnesium level in a week to 2 weeks. Will expect a return to normal. Diuretics can also reduce your magn ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not likely: because both meds work in very similar way, so side effects are also similar. Ask your doctor to look for other causes of your symptoms.
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Call dr again: Two things come to mind- (1) You have an adverse drug reaction to Prilosec (stopping it for a few days would be justified) or (2) Your problem is not ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Unlikely but possible. A simple potassium blood test will settle the issue.
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