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How effective is Flexeril for Back pain - low?





Summary: 166 Flexeril users have rated its effectiveness for Back pain - low.

Overall ratings: 2.8/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5

This is a review of how effective Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride) is for Back pain - low and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Flexeril

Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Flexeril 16,445 users)

Back pain - low

Back pain - low can be treated by Percocet, Flexeril, Tramadol Hydrochloride, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Vicodin, Norco. (latest reports from Back Pain - Low 6,132 patients)

On Dec, 22, 2014: 166 people are studied for taking Flexeril in Back pain - low




Flexeril effectiveness for Back pain - low


Long term Flexeril effectiveness for Back pain - low

Flexeril effectiveness for Back pain - low (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall65766316
Long term
(1+ years)
0122642

Gender of people who take Flexeril for Back pain - low * :

FemaleMale
Back pain - low70.48%29.52%

Age of people who take Flexeril for Back pain - low * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Back pain - low0.60%0.00%3.61%16.27%28.31%27.11%18.07%6.02%

Who find Flexeril more effective for Back pain - low?

Gender of people who find Flexeril more effective * :

FemaleMale
Back pain - low81.08%18.92%

Age of people who find Flexeril more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Back pain - low2.70%0.00%0.00%21.62%18.92%29.73%16.22%10.81%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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