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Metaxalone vs Vicodin for a female patient aged 28

Summary: 3,072 female patients aged 28 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Metaxalone vs Vicodin for a female aged 28. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Metaxalone (latest outcomes from 961 users) has active ingredients of metaxalone. It is often used in back pain - low.

Vicodin (latest outcomes from 35,336 users) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain.

On Mar, 27, 2015: 3,073 female patients aged 28 who take the same drugs are studied in Metaxalone vs Vicodin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female28Treatment - back strain

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Metaxalone metaxalonenot specified
Vicodin acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartratenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 28 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MetaxaloneVicodin
NauseaNausea
Back PainVomiting
HeadacheHeadache
FatigueAnxiety
VomitingDepression
PneumoniaPain
Weight IncreasedAbdominal Pain
DizzinessFatigue
Completed SuicideDizziness
HypoaesthesiaBack Pain

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
MetaxaloneVicodin
Pain - LegPain - Back
PainNumbness And Tingling
Scalp PainAnxiety
Nausea
Migraine
Confusion
Tinnitus
Neck Pain
Depression
Irregular Heartbeat

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Metaxalone4.55%31.82%50.00%11.36%2.27%
Vicodin1.75%18.87%34.64%35.18%9.57%

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Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Metaxalone (metaxalone) is often used to treat back pain - low. Vicodin (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate) is often used to treat pain. 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.

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