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Review: taking Baclofen and Tizanidine together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Baclofen and Tizanidine together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Baclofen and Tizanidine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,679 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 21,207 Baclofen users)

Tizanidine hydrochloride has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 1,551 Tizanidine hydrochloride users)

On Feb, 4, 2015: 1,679 people who take Baclofen, Tizanidine Hydrochloride are studied

Baclofen, Tizanidine Hydrochloride outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Baclofen (baclofen)
- Tizanidine Hydrochloride (tizanidine hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Baclofen is effective50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
12.50%
(1 of 8 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
33.33%
(3 of 9 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
n/a
Tizanidine Hydrochloride is effective0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
80.00%
(4 of 5 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
SomnolenceDrug DependenceMalaiseCoeliac Artery Compression SyndromeBiliary DyskinesiaMuscle ContractureFatigueFall
Coeliac Artery Compression SyndromeHepatic NecrosisHypotoniaDrug DependenceBiliary Tract DisorderDiaphragm Muscle WeaknessFallFatigue
Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeConstipationCondition AggravatedHepatic NecrosisPainUrinary Incontinence AggravatedFacial Bones FractureAsthenia
ConstipationCoeliac Artery Compression SyndromeEosinophiliaPneumoniaDiarrhoeaWalking DisabilityHypotensionMultiple Sclerosis
Drug DependencePneumoniaPleural EffusionAcute Respiratory Distress SyndromeAbdominal Pain UpperHallucination, VisualSyncopeUrinary Tract Infection
Hepatic NecrosisAcute Respiratory Distress SyndromeHypotension NosConstipationNauseaSubdural HaematomaMultiple Sclerosis Relapse
PneumoniaGastritisDiabetes MellitusMalaiseDyspepsiaSinus BradycardiaDepression
ArthralgiaHypotension NosHerniaHypotoniaChange Of Bowel HabitDrug HypersensitivityBack Pain
Muscle SpasticityDrug Withdrawal SyndromeMovement DisorderDrug Withdrawal SyndromeAbdominal PainEncephalomalaciaMuscle Spasms
Influenza Like IllnessHallucinations, MixedBradycardia NosBradycardiaAbdominal DistensionBrain ContusionPain

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Baclofen is effective23.81%
(5 of 21 people)
25.00%
(3 of 12 people)
Tizanidine Hydrochloride is effective45.00%
(9 of 20 people)
45.45%
(5 of 11 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
FallDepression
FatigueBack Pain
Multiple SclerosisMuscular Weakness
AstheniaHypoaesthesia
Multiple Sclerosis RelapseMuscle Spasms
Urinary Tract InfectionPyrexia
NauseaUrinary Tract Infection
PainDyspnoea
HeadacheArthralgia
Muscle SpasmsAnxiety

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Baclofen is effectiven/an/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 8 people)
0.00%
(0 of 16 people)
43.75%
(7 of 16 people)
0.00%
(0 of 5 people)
Tizanidine Hydrochloride is effectiven/an/an/a66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 7 people)
12.50%
(2 of 16 people)
60.00%
(9 of 15 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Rectal ProlapseFanconi SyndromeGastritisMuscle SpasmsHypoaesthesiaMultiple SclerosisAstheniaUrinary Tract Infection
VomitingDyspnoeaNauseaPain In ExtremityFallMultiple Sclerosis RelapseFall
RetchingConstipationHypotensionArthralgiaBack PainDepressionFatigue
AminoaciduriaAgitationPulmonary EmbolismOedema PeripheralHeadacheFatigueHypotension
DiarrhoeaGrand Mal ConvulsionMalaiseDeep Vein ThrombosisAstheniaUrinary Tract InfectionConvulsion
Renal Tubular DisorderIleusHypotoniaFatigueMultiple Sclerosis RelapseMuscle SpasmsGait Disturbance
PyrexiaHyperpyrexiaPainBack PainMuscle SpasmsDyspnoeaPneumonia
Muscle TightnessClonic ConvulsionDiarrhoeaDry MouthCondition AggravatedFallSomnolence
FatigueCondition AggravatedMyoclonic JerksHeadacheFatiguePainCondition Aggravated
Muscle SpasticityHypothermiaDyspnoeaArthritisDepressionAnxietyBlood Pressure Increased

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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

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