Baclofen and Device failure - from FDA reports
Device failure is found among people who take Baclofen, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Morphine, and have Muscle spasticity . We study 42,417 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA. Among them, 151 have Device failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Device failure and more.
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Baclofen has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Baclofen 44,101 users)
Device failure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, birth control, muscle spasticity (latest reports from 7,596 Device failure patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
42,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen.
Among them, 151 people (0.36%) have Device Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Baclofen when people have Device Failure *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 33.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Device Failure when taking Baclofen *:
- female: 42.67 %
- male: 57.33 %
Age of people who have Device Failure when taking Baclofen *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.93 %
- 10-19: 10.19 %
- 20-29: 6.48 %
- 30-39: 7.41 %
- 40-49: 30.56 %
- 50-59: 25.93 %
- 60+: 18.52 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Muscle Spasticity (56 people, 37.09%)
- Pain (39 people, 25.83%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 7.95%)
- Muscle Spasms (7 people, 4.64%)
- Spinal Pain (5 people, 3.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Morphine (21 people, 13.91%)
- Duragesic-100 (12 people, 7.95%)
- Dilaudid (11 people, 7.28%)
- Valium (10 people, 6.62%)
- Lioresal (9 people, 5.96%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (39 people, 25.83%)
- Pain (32 people, 21.19%)
- Muscle Spasticity (31 people, 20.53%)
- Nausea (23 people, 15.23%)
- Muscle Spasms (22 people, 14.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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