Flexeril and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome 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 Aug, 20, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 147 people (0.61%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have Restless legs syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 62.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 85.62 %
- male: 14.38 %
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.9 %
- 20-29: 2.7 %
- 30-39: 5.41 %
- 40-49: 15.32 %
- 50-59: 45.05 %
- 60+: 30.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (44 people, 29.93%)
- Depression (35 people, 23.81%)
- Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (24 people, 16.33%)
- Narcolepsy (21 people, 14.29%)
- Sleep Disorder (20 people, 13.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (48 people, 32.65%)
- Prilosec (40 people, 27.21%)
- Cymbalta (38 people, 25.85%)
- Celebrex (36 people, 24.49%)
- Ativan (35 people, 23.81%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (64 people, 43.54%)
- Depression (61 people, 41.50%)
- Pain (58 people, 39.46%)
- Joint Pain (57 people, 38.78%)
- Fatigue (54 people, 36.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
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