Flexeril and A-fib - from FDA reports
A-fib is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have A-fib with Flexeril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,592 people who have side effects when taking Flexeril from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 12, 2017
23,592 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 335 people (1.42%) have A-fib
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have A-fib *:
- < 1 month: 62.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have A-fib when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 60.18 %
- male: 39.82 %
Age of people who have A-fib when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.72 %
- 30-39: 2.52 %
- 40-49: 4.32 %
- 50-59: 21.94 %
- 60+: 70.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (38 people, 11.34%)
- Osteoporosis (26 people, 7.76%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (25 people, 7.46%)
- Stress And Anxiety (23 people, 6.87%)
- Pain (21 people, 6.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (128 people, 38.21%)
- Coumadin (79 people, 23.58%)
- Nexium (75 people, 22.39%)
- Prilosec (73 people, 21.79%)
- Digoxin (68 people, 20.30%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (108 people, 32.24%)
- Stress And Anxiety (102 people, 30.45%)
- Chest Pain (94 people, 28.06%)
- Breathing Difficulty (94 people, 28.06%)
- Pneumonia (93 people, 27.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have A-fib when taking Flexeril?
Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Flexeril 26,564 users)
A-fib (most common type of arrhythmia) has been reported by people with atrial fibrillation/flutter, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple myeloma, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 174,255 A-fib patients).
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