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Review: could Flexeril cause Drowsiness?





Summary: Drowsiness is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain.

We study 14,466 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 452 have Drowsiness. Find out below who they are, when they have Drowsiness and more.

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Flexeril

Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (view latest outcomes from 16,445 users)

Drowsiness

Drowsiness has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Drowsiness 68,687 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 14,459 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 452 people (3.13%) have Drowsiness.

Trend of Drowsiness in Flexeril reports

Time on Flexeril when people have Drowsiness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drowsiness35.00%30.00%5.00%5.00%10.00%15.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drowsiness when taking Flexeril * :

FemaleMale
Drowsiness77.50%22.50%

Age of people who have Drowsiness when taking Flexeril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%1.69%5.08%9.69%29.06%30.27%24.21%

Severity of Drowsiness when taking Flexeril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Drowsiness6.67%40.00%46.67%6.67%

How people recovered from Drowsiness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Drowsiness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (97 people, 21.46%)
  2. Depression (56 people, 12.39%)
  3. Anxiety (50 people, 11.06%)
  4. Fibromyalgia (46 people, 10.18%)
  5. Hypertension (38 people, 8.41%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lyrica (77 people, 17.04%)
  2. Neurontin (76 people, 16.81%)
  3. Lisinopril (74 people, 16.37%)
  4. Lasix (67 people, 14.82%)
  5. Oxycontin (66 people, 14.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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