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Review: could Baclofen cause Device failure?

Summary: Device failure could be caused by Baclofen, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Zoloft, and have Pain.

We study 20,272 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Device failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Device failure and more.

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Baclofen

Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,074 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.

Device failure

Device failure (latest reports from 25,593 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, pain.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 20,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 52 people (0.26%) have Device Failure. They amount to 0.21% of all the 25,351 people who have Device Failure on eHealthMe.

Trend of Device failure in Baclofen reports

Time on Baclofen when people have Device failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Device failure0.00%60.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%20.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Device failure when taking Baclofen * :

FemaleMale
Device failure42.62%57.38%

Age of people who have Device failure when taking Baclofen * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Device failure0.00%0.00%13.33%11.11%4.44%40.00%20.00%11.11%

Severity of Device failure when taking Baclofen ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Device failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (16 people, 30.77%)
  2. Muscle spasticity (12 people, 23.08%)
  3. Multiple sclerosis (11 people, 21.15%)
  4. Ovarian cyst (8 people, 15.38%)
  5. Muscle spasms (4 people, 7.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zoloft (15 people, 28.85%)
  2. Duragesic-100 (13 people, 25.00%)
  3. Naproxen (11 people, 21.15%)
  4. Hydrocodone bitartrate (11 people, 21.15%)
  5. Rebif (10 people, 19.23%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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