Flexeril and Headache - from FDA reports
Headache 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 Neurontin, and have Pain . We study 21,986 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA. Among them, 1,716 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Flexeril 24,897 users)
Headache (pain in head) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, depression, pain (latest reports from 306,239 Headache patients).
On Jan, 28, 2017
21,986 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 1,716 people (7.8%) have Headache
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have Headache *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 31.25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 6.25 %
Gender of people who have Headache when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 76.59 %
- male: 23.41 %
Age of people who have Headache when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.07 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.17 %
- 20-29: 4.19 %
- 30-39: 12.57 %
- 40-49: 25.69 %
- 50-59: 33.65 %
- 60+: 22.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (385 people, 22.44%)
- Depression (167 people, 9.73%)
- Muscle Spasms (118 people, 6.88%)
- Fibromyalgia (116 people, 6.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (111 people, 6.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (336 people, 19.58%)
- Ambien (287 people, 16.72%)
- Oxycontin (275 people, 16.03%)
- Xanax (273 people, 15.91%)
- Vicodin (272 people, 15.85%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (614 people, 35.78%)
- Pain (575 people, 33.51%)
- Fatigue (557 people, 32.46%)
- Stress And Anxiety (540 people, 31.47%)
- Dizziness (518 people, 30.19%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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