Flexeril and Dystonia - from FDA reports
Dystonia is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old also take medication Metoclopramide, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Dystonia with Flexeril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,193 people who have side effects when taking Flexeril from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 45 people (0.19%) have Dystonia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Dystonia when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 92.86 %
- male: 7.14 %
Age of people who have Dystonia when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 23.33 %
- 30-39: 6.67 %
- 40-49: 36.67 %
- 50-59: 23.33 %
- 60+: 10.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (6 people, 13.33%)
- Headache (5 people, 11.11%)
- Nausea (4 people, 8.89%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 8.89%)
- Indigestion (3 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metoclopramide (18 people, 40.00%)
- Zofran (11 people, 24.44%)
- Neurontin (11 people, 24.44%)
- Vicodin (10 people, 22.22%)
- Ultram (9 people, 20.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tardive Dyskinesia (22 people, 48.89%)
- Extrapyramidal Disorder (20 people, 44.44%)
- Nausea (19 people, 42.22%)
- Weakness (15 people, 33.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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In the study were the two medications taken together at the same time (were they swallowed together?) or were they alternated. For example, did the subjects actually swallow the two pills together or were they alternated having the Flexeril taken and then 4 hours later the Norflex was taken?
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