Review: could Flexeril cause Seizure?
We study 14,440 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.
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Flexeril (latest outcomes from 16,410 users) has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) (latest reports from 1,941 patients) has been reported by people with seizures, depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 14,435 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Seizure. They amount to 0.15% of all the 1,937 people who have Seizure on eHealthMe.
Time on Flexeril when people have Seizure * :
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Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Flexeril * :
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Flexeril * :
Severity of Seizure when taking Flexeril ** :
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How people recovered from Seizure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (2 people, 66.67%)
- Spasticity (1 people, 33.33%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
- Headache (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lortab (1 people, 33.33%)
- Xanax (1 people, 33.33%)
- Ultram (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
My most severe symptoms would be the shortness of breath, muscle weakness and this chronic pain under my left rib that goes around to my back and up to my shoulder blade. Occasionally that pain will go to my left chest, clavicle and jaw. But all of my pain is on the left side. I have degenerative disc disease and spinal stenosis too. Chronic headaches are dizziness are awful and debilitating.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
The only new medication I started using was the Cyclobenzaprine prescribed by my doctor after I told her about my back pain on June 29 I noticed one red patch on my stomach area that looked like ringworm or something then a few days later I got more of them on my stomach, side and chest area it started to itch I called my doctors office and my regular doc was out of town I saw another doc in July who diagnosed the patches as eczema and prescribed some steroid cream,It puzzled me because I have never in my life deal with skin problems like eczema..The cream prescribes it seems to heal the sores n relieve some itching but now I am getting hives or some really itchy red bumps on the back of my legs and thighs I thought it was coming from a chair I always sit in so I check the chair I saw no bugs, fleas, mosquitos or anything but I have this intense itching at night and wake up with the rash spreading from one leg to the other I am starting to think its a side effect of the Cyclobenzaprine that was prescribed to me for my back pain?
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