Does trazodone cause muscle weakness or joint weakness?

Trazodone. Is a newer atypical antidepressant. While trazodone, a nontricyclic antidepressant, can cause headaches, twitching muscles, dry mouth, nausea, but not joint or muscle weakness. These side effects occur infrequently and does not preclude its use.

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Low haemoglobin, muscle weakness, bone tenderness and pain in joints when stressed or folded. What is the cause and what test should I do to analyse?

See a rheumatologist. You have a group of symptoms that may or may not fit together. I would see a rheumatologist. They will listen to all of your symptoms, do an exam, and order a custom set of labs based on your history and exam. Hang in there! Read more...

Hurts when my joints crack and also muscle weakness. Could I have a disease?

Joints crack. Typically joints crack due to weakened soft tissue supporting structures (muscles, ligaments, tendons). If the muscles are already known to be weak, a cause for the weakness should be sought. Aging and deconditioning of the muscles could be a cause but evaluation by a doctor is advised to rule out other causes. Read more...

I quit drinking 3 months ago and I have lost 30 pounds. I have been having joint pain and some muscle weakness. Is this a normal reaction.

Not entirely. Alcohol packs in massive quantities of "empty" calories, which tends to suppress "normal" appetite, so its absence can result in wt loss. The joint/back pains, not so much. Sounds like you should be seen by your dr for thorough once over. Read more...

I hope to sstop antipsychotics one day will my former physical strength return when I do? Or is this joint pain and muscle weakness permenant?

Pain and weakness . You should ask your prescriber about the adverse effects of your medications. These symptoms may not be related to your medications therapy. Read more...
Great questions. But they should be directed to your prescribing physician.Your pharmacist would also be a good resource. However, i must insist that your prescribing physician confirm and agree with the stopping of your meds. You should not do this on your own because you don't like the side effects. Again, confirm with your doctor. Good luck. Read more...

What type of blood titers would be ordered for muscle weakness, fatigue, and joint pain?

Go to MD. It is best t see an md. Fibromyalgia can seem like muscle and joint pains and depression and need evaluation. Hypothyroidism can cause same symptoms. Some rheumatologic problems can also cause the same problem. It is best to get examined and your doctor can best decide which approach to take. Read more...
It depends. Lab tests are ordered after a complete history and physical exam. The test depend somewhat on the results and the history and exam. Read more...