Flexeril and High blood pressure - from FDA reports
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 Neurontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have High blood pressure 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, 19, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 1,599 people (6.61%) have High blood pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have High blood pressure *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 11.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.52 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.9 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
- 10+ years: 7.14 %
Gender of people who have High blood pressure when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 72.19 %
- male: 27.81 %
Age of people who have High blood pressure when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.08 %
- 10-19: 0.38 %
- 20-29: 1.91 %
- 30-39: 9.69 %
- 40-49: 23.05 %
- 50-59: 33.59 %
- 60+: 31.3 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (294 people, 18.39%)
- Depression (138 people, 8.63%)
- Stress And Anxiety (136 people, 8.51%)
- Osteoporosis (122 people, 7.63%)
- Back Pain (90 people, 5.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (330 people, 20.64%)
- Vioxx (329 people, 20.58%)
- Zometa (275 people, 17.20%)
- Xanax (264 people, 16.51%)
- Ambien (255 people, 15.95%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (542 people, 33.90%)
- Pain (462 people, 28.89%)
- Depression (444 people, 27.77%)
- Back Pain (422 people, 26.39%)
- Breathing Difficulty (383 people, 23.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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