Review: could Flexeril cause Hunger (Appetite - increased)?
Summary: Hunger is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Celebrex, and have Pain.
We study 14,480 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Hunger. Find out below who they are, when they have Hunger and more.
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Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 16,461 Flexeril users)
Hunger (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 9,324 Hunger patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 14,477 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 45 people (0.31%) have Hunger.
Time on Flexeril when people have Hunger * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Hunger when taking Flexeril * :
Age of people who have Hunger when taking Flexeril * :
Severity of Hunger when taking Flexeril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hunger ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (12 people, 26.67%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 15.56%)
- Depression (6 people, 13.33%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (5 people, 11.11%)
- Muscle spasms (5 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Celebrex (16 people, 35.56%)
- Neurontin (15 people, 33.33%)
- Xanax (12 people, 26.67%)
- Oxycontin (11 people, 24.44%)
- Zoloft (10 people, 22.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Meclizine, Restoril, Magnesium Glycinate, Flexeril, Calcium Carbonate, Calcitriol, Synthroid, Cymbalta for a 55-year old woman with Nausea, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Hypoparathyroidism Secondary, Muscle Spasticity, Hypothyroidism Postoperative, Pain. The patient has Pain Exacerbated
- A study of side effects of Prilosec Otc for a 51-year old woman with Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Insomnia Exacerbated, Nausea, Weight Gain, Excessive Hunger
- A study of drug interactions between Motrin Ib, Flexeril, Doxycycline, Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide, Zoloft for a 36-year old woman with Sciatica, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, High Blood Pressure, Anxiety. The patient has Fatigue, Recurring Skin Boils
- A study of side effects of Tranexamic Acid for a 47-year old woman with Bleeding. The patient has Appetite - Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Vicodin, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Meloxicam for a 54-year old woman with Back Pain, Muscle Spasms, Pain - Back. The patient has Female Sexual Arousal Disorder
Recent Flexeril related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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