eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

Advanced tools
Browse all drugs       Browse all conditions and symptoms

Relafen vs Robaxin-750, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 50

This is personalized comparison of Relafen vs Robaxin-750 for a female aged 50. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

Get a free personalized report of your drugs: we study for you 352 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start to use eHealthMe >>>

What are the drugs

Relafen (latest outcomes from 4,544 users) has active ingredients of nabumetone. It is often used in arthritis.

Robaxin-750 (latest outcomes from 215 users) has active ingredients of methocarbamol. It is often used in back pain - low.

On Aug, 11, 2014: 1,695 female patients aged 48 who take the same drugs are studied in Relafen vs Robaxin-750

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female48Low back pain

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Relafen nabumetoneSmithkline Beecham
Robaxin-750 methocarbamolnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 48 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Relafen (Smithkline Beecham)Robaxin-750
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Pain
Chest PainNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Headache (pain in head)Anxiety
Drug IneffectiveHeadache (pain in head)
PainBack Pain
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Weight Increased
Arthralgia (joint pain)Chest Pain
AnxietyDyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Pyrexia (fever)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Vomiting

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Relafen (Smithkline Beecham)Robaxin-750
Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (feeling of tiredness)Depression
Hemiparesis (weakness on one side of the body)Anxiety
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Insomnia (sleeplessness)
Chest PainBone Loss
Asthenia (weakness)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)Breast Cancer Female
Dyspnoea Nos (difficult or laboured respiration)Irritability
Rash Generalised (rash on most of body parts)Hepatic Steatosis (fatty liver disease)
White Blood Cell Count IncreasedGallstone Ileus (a mechanical small bowel obstruction due to gallstone)
Pyrexia (fever)Temperature Regulation Disorder (body is unable to maintain temperature)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Relafen6.38%46.81%34.04%6.38%6.38%
Robaxin-7502.97%32.67%50.50%11.88%1.98%

Comments from or about the patient:

which is better to take for my back pain I have disc herniations at l-4 and l-5 and s1 as well as deg.disc disease

How to use the study:
1. print a copy of the study
and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
2. start a mobile support group with people like you or your health teams to improve treatment outcomes together.

Next: study your drugs OR ask a question from Patients Like You

Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Relafen (nabumetone) is often used to treat arthritis. Robaxin-750 (methocarbamol) is often used to treat back pain - low. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also 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.

40 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Pregabalin, Copaxone, Baclofen for a 36-year old woma ... (22 minutes ago)

- Compare Atacand Hct and Avalide and Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide for a 53-year old woman (1 hour ago)

- Keppra for a 38-year old man who has Seizures (2 hours ago)

Related studies

- Relafen side effects
- Robaxin-750 side effects

 

Related conditions

- Back pain - low

 

 

Recent user comments

- "above an implant my gum became swollen while on the d ... " (2 hours ago)

- "I can't bare loud sounds! Balloons are just freaking ... " (8 hours ago)

- "Experiencing groin pain in both legs when sitting and ... " (8 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Modafinil and L-tyrosine

- Pseudotumor Cerebri

- Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness and Concerta

- Brain Injury and Zolpidem Tartrate

- Oramorph Sr and Osteoarthritis

 

Popular searches

- Hydrocele
- Sweating Excessive
- Levothyroxine Sodium
- Panniculitis Lobular
- Polymorphic Light Eruption

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Red Valerian, Oracort drug interactions (1 second ago)

- Ranitidine, Tranexamic Acid drug interactions (2 seconds ago)

- Injection Site Reaction in Metadate Cd (2 seconds ago)

- Penile Warts in Hiv Infection (4 seconds ago)

- Heart Pounding in Impotence (5 seconds ago)

   

All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.