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Tizanidine Hydrochloride vs Carisoprodol for a male patient aged 70

Summary: 588 male patients aged 70 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Tizanidine Hydrochloride vs Carisoprodol for a male aged 70. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Tizanidine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,556 users) has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms.

Carisoprodol (latest outcomes from 1,779 users) has active ingredients of carisoprodol. It is often used in muscle spasms.

On Mar, 30, 2015: 588 male patients aged 65 who take the same drugs are studied in Tizanidine Hydrochloride vs Carisoprodol

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male65Stress and anxiety

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Tizanidine Hydrochloride tizanidine hydrochlorideSandoz
Carisoprodol carisoprodolWatson Labs

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 65 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Tizanidine Hydrochloride (Sandoz)Carisoprodol (Watson Labs)
AstheniaMyocardial Infarction
HypotensionDizziness
Back PainAnxiety
DyspnoeaDrug Ineffective
PyrexiaHyperhidrosis
Confusional StateNausea
PainCoronary Artery Disease
AnxietyPain
Urinary Tract InfectionDepression
General Physical Health DeteriorationInsomnia

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Tizanidine Hydrochloride (Sandoz)Carisoprodol (Watson Labs)
Blood Pressure DecreasedSperm Concentration Zero
ChillsShort-term Memory Loss
Atrioventricular Block First DegreeAcne
Weight DecreasedNausea
Social Avoidant BehaviourStool Analysis Abnormal
Cold SweatPelvic Kidney
Heart Rate DecreasedAxonal Neuropathy
Ventricular Extrasystoles
Syncope
Supraventricular Extrasystoles

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Tizanidine Hydrochloride0.00%35.29%35.29%17.65%11.76%
Carisoprodol0.00%15.00%20.00%55.00%10.00%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Tizanidine Hydrochloride (tizanidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat muscle spasms. Carisoprodol (carisoprodol) is often used to treat muscle spasms. 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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