Review: could Baclofen cause Dizziness?
Summary: Dizziness could be caused by Baclofen, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Neurontin, and have Multiple sclerosis.
We study 20,272 people who have side effects while taking Baclofen from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,001 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.
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Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,074 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Dizziness (latest reports from 1,288,792 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 20,311 people reported to have side effects when taking Baclofen. Among them, 1,003 people (4.94%) have Dizziness. They amount to 0.08% of all the 1,286,386 people who have Dizziness on eHealthMe.
Time on Baclofen when people have Dizziness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Baclofen * :
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Baclofen * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Baclofen ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (322 people, 32.10%)
- Pain (164 people, 16.35%)
- Depression (91 people, 9.07%)
- Muscle spasms (76 people, 7.58%)
- Muscle spasticity (68 people, 6.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (198 people, 19.74%)
- Gabapentin (159 people, 15.85%)
- Aspirin (138 people, 13.76%)
- Diazepam (121 people, 12.06%)
- Lyrica (114 people, 11.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Baclofen (baclofen) is often used for muscle spasms. Find out below the conditions Baclofen is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (1 week ago):
BECAUSE OF A STROKE I EXPERIENCED AUGUST 5, 2010, I AM UNCOMFORTABLE IN MY OWN SKIN 24/7 ADD THE DISCOMFORTS CREATED FROM THE MEDICINE I TAKE SOME DAYS ARE HARDER TO STAY POSITIVE ABOUT MY LIFE. I HAVE A LOT OF STRESS DAILY AND TRYING TO FIGURE OUT HOW TO ACHIEVE SOME LEVEL OF COMFORT AND I SEEM TO BE FAILING AND I FEEL ITS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE MEDICINES I TAKE.
From this study (3 years ago):
could not tolerate this drug at all. took it for only two days as I was completely non-functional while taking it. The worst symptom was the overwhelming sleepiness just sitting in a chair for five minutes to rest would result in going to sleep almost immediatley.
From this study (5 years ago):
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