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How effective is Flexeril for Muscle spasms?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 245 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Flexeril

Flexeril (latest outcomes from 16,437 users) has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms.

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Muscle spasms

Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) (latest reports from 55,745 patients) can be treated by Flexeril, Baclofen, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Zanaflex, Soma, Valium.

Trend of Muscle spasms reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 245 people are studied for taking Flexeril in Muscle spasms




Flexeril effectiveness for Muscle spasms


Long term Flexeril effectiveness for Muscle spasms

Flexeril effectiveness for Muscle spasms (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall8691015413
Long term
(1+ years)
11340185

Gender of people who take Flexeril for Muscle spasms * :

FemaleMale
Muscle spasms77.55%22.45%

Age of people who take Flexeril for Muscle spasms * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle spasms0.00%0.00%2.04%14.29%28.57%23.27%20.41%11.43%

Who find Flexeril more effective for Muscle spasms?

Gender of people who find Flexeril more effective * :

FemaleMale
Muscle spasms76.12%23.88%

Age of people who find Flexeril more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Muscle spasms0.00%0.00%2.99%14.93%35.82%17.91%19.40%8.96%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, PBC, AIH, Asthma, and takes Vitamin D, Calcium Carbonate, Anturol, Morphine Sulfate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Pyridium, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Azathioprine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Combivent)
    I have several autoimmune disorders, I was shocked to get the COPD diagnosis since I have never smoked but I had second hand smoke first 23 years of my life. My doctor said my Autoimmune Hepatitis and Primary Biliary Cholingitis set me up for COPD.

  • I cannot get a direct answer from any of my drs.,is my sciatic pain caused by my interstitail cystitus?
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Prolapse Heart Valve/murmor, Sciatica, Interstitail Cystitus,, and takes Hydroxyzine, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Estradiol )
    I have had interstitail cystitus for almost four years now.I have been on every kind of drug,other than pain pills.I will not take them,I don't believe in them they only mask the problem and cause addiction.of course,just my belief.I have had d.s.m.o. repetitively for first year and a half twice a w ...

  • Can raynauds syndrome cause moderate neuraopathy?
    (Asked by a 44 year old woman who has Cervical Fusion, Moderate Neuropathy, Raynauds Syndrome, and takes Flexeril)
    I have been diagnosed with moderate neuropathy. After multiple blood tests and diabetes testing, the doctor concluded that the cause of the neuropathy is unknown, possible genetic. In talking with my family, I cannot identify anyone who has/had this diagnosis. I am receiving no treatment at this tim ...

  • Can rituxan cause bipolar disorder?
    (Asked by a 64 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, Bipolar Disorder, and takes Depakote, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Hydromorphone Hydrochloride, Abilify)
    recently started rituxan. Now have bipolar disorder. Could there be any connection?

  • Can flexiral withdraw cause angina? also notice when it's time for a bowel movement
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Chest And Left Arm Neck And Jaw Pain, and takes Flexeril, Lisinopril)
    I've had a resent (2 weeks ago) stress and nucular scan with no sign of heart attack. Also I get this feeling occasionally before a bowel movement

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