Review: how effective is Flexeril for Muscle spasms?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 3.2/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride) is for Muscle spasms. The study is based on 237 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>
What is Flexeril
Flexeril (latest outcomes from 16,348 users) has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. Common side effects of Flexeril include pain exacerbated, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated.
Muscle spasms (latest reports from 333,952 patients) are typically treated by Flexeril, Baclofen, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Soma, Zanaflex, Valium.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 237 people are studied for taking Flexeril in Muscle spasms
Flexeril effectiveness for Muscle spasms (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Flexeril for Muscle spasms * :
|Muscle spasms||78.06%||21.94% |
Age of people who take Flexeril for Muscle spasms * :
|Muscle spasms||0.00%||0.00%||2.11%||14.35%||29.11%||22.36%||20.25%||11.81% |
Who find Flexeril more effective for Muscle spasms?
Gender of people who find Flexeril more effective * :
|Muscle spasms||75.76%||24.24% |
Age of people who find Flexeril more effective * :
|Muscle spasms||0.00%||0.00%||3.03%||15.15%||34.85%||18.18%||19.70%||9.09% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Related topic: Flexeril, Muscle spasms
See which drug is more effective in real world to treat:
Latest outcomes in real world:
What do you think? Post a comment.
Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 week ago):
I have had 3 periods all this month with one week of not having my period. I usually get really bad cramps, but these past three I have not had any, but I'm more concerned about the unusually frequent bleeding.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
artificial mitral and aortic valves pace maker rheumatic heart disease
From this study (2 months ago):
Taking flexeril 10 mg and hydrocodone 10-325mg for pain and muscle spasms after lobectomy for lung cancer. Made hands look like I had severe Raynaud's disease. Believe depressed my already decreased lung function and circulation
Stopped flexeril immediately and reduced hydrocodone to 5-325 mg. Side effects ceased.
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Can a person use trazodone and dexamethasone?
I have only been on this for one day started like a moron at 8pm and ive been on it once before on a high dose but this is like 1mg bid for 7 days and i had a recent discovery im allergic to oxycontin as i would randomly pass out or be awake for days tripping, havent ever been on it before. Only rea ...
- Are there any reports of extreme dry mouth?
Since having an aortic valve replacement via TAVR (newer technique)I have had various medications added to my schedule. For the last several months I seem to have a very dry mouth problem. I have given you a few that I am taking at the present time that I thought might have some effect on my dryne ...
- Can i take 10mg wellbutrin and 15mg cyclobenziprin
Wellbutrin make lose weight and give me head aches so I take cyclobenzaprin for weight gain and head aches
More questions for: Flexeril, Muscle spasms
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Savella & synthroid hell!
Within 15 minutes of taking Savella, the heat starts in my face and the sweating begins unrelentlessly. And the palpitations begin right away and later will be strong enough to wake me from sleep. Its horrible! I cant go anywhere! I cant tolerate any additional heat anywhere! And if I go out, I m ...
More reviews for: Flexeril, Muscle spasms
Recent studies of taking Flexeril in Muscle Spasms on eHealthMe:
- A study of drug interactions between Fentanyl-50, Flexeril, Prilosec, Roxicodone, Metformin, Daytrana, Crestor, Cymbalta for a patient with Chronic Pain, Muscle Spasms, Gerd, Pain, Diabetes Mellitus, Narcolepsy, High Density Lipoprotein, Depression. The patient has Muscle Cramps, Peripheral Neuropathy, Sleepiness (Drowsiness), Depression
- A study of drug interactions between Nortriptyline Hydrochloride, Flexeril, Norco, Opana Er for a patient with Chronic Pain, Muscle Spasms, Scoliosis. The patient has Potassium - Low (Hypokalemia)
- A study of drug interactions between Flexeril, Cranberry, Vitamin D, Zyrtec, Lo Loestrin Fe, Tramadol, Adderall, Lyrica for a patient with Muscle Spasms, Utis, Low D, Allergies, Endometriosis, Pain, Fatigue, Multiple Sclerosis. The patient has Hyperhidrosis
More related studies for: Flexeril, Muscle spasms
Recent Muscle Spasms related drug comparison:
More related comparison studies for: Muscle spasms
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.