Review: could Flexeril cause High blood pressure?
Summary: High blood pressure 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 Vioxx, and have Pain.
We study 14,477 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,220 have High blood pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood pressure and more.
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Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 16,460 Flexeril users)
High blood pressure
High blood pressure has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 329,841 High blood pressure patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 14,476 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 1,169 people (8.08%) have High Blood Pressure.
Time on Flexeril when people have High blood pressure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood pressure||44.00%||12.00%||8.00%||16.00%||12.00%||0.00%||8.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Flexeril * :
|High blood pressure||71.65%||28.35% |
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Flexeril * :
|High blood pressure||0.00%||0.00%||0.37%||1.11%||10.09%||23.24%||33.70%||31.48% |
Severity of High blood pressure when taking Flexeril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||90.00%||10.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from High blood pressure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|High blood pressure||0.00%||37.50%||62.50% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (232 people, 19.85%)
- Hypertension (119 people, 10.18%)
- Osteoporosis (118 people, 10.09%)
- Muscle spasms (108 people, 9.24%)
- Anxiety (99 people, 8.47%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vioxx (346 people, 29.60%)
- Neurontin (292 people, 24.98%)
- Zometa (246 people, 21.04%)
- Vicodin (244 people, 20.87%)
- Ambien (209 people, 17.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Doxylamine Succinate, Zoloft for a 49-year old woman with Nerve Pain, Insomnia, Depression. The patient has High Blood Pressure
- A study of drug interactions between Nexium, Exforge Hct for a 49-year old man with GERD, Hbp. The patient has Gerd, Hbp
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