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Review: could Flexeril cause Sweating - excessive?

Summary: Sweating - excessive could be caused by Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 14,401 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 404 have Sweating - excessive. Find out below who they are, when they have Sweating - excessive and more.

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Flexeril

Flexeril (latest outcomes from 16,367 users) has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms.

Sweating - excessive

Sweating - excessive (abnormally increased sweating) (latest reports from 295,447 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 14,320 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 404 people (2.82%) have Sweating - Excessive. They amount to 0.14% of all the 295,100 people who have Sweating - Excessive on eHealthMe.

Trend of Sweating - excessive in Flexeril reports

Time on Flexeril when people have Sweating - excessive * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sweating - excessive22.22%0.00%0.00%22.22%33.33%22.22%0.00%

Gender of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Flexeril * :

FemaleMale
Sweating - excessive63.01%36.99%

Age of people who have Sweating - excessive when taking Flexeril * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%0.00%1.68%17.65%31.65%27.17%21.85%

Severity of Sweating - excessive when taking Flexeril ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%

How people recovered from Sweating - excessive ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sweating - excessive0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (126 people, 31.19%)
  2. Fibromyalgia (29 people, 7.18%)
  3. Insomnia (28 people, 6.93%)
  4. Depression (28 people, 6.93%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (25 people, 6.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (134 people, 33.17%)
  2. Neurontin (121 people, 29.95%)
  3. Ambien (107 people, 26.49%)
  4. Xanax (98 people, 24.26%)
  5. Nexium (82 people, 20.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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On eHealthMe, Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride) is often used for muscle spasms. Find out below the conditions Flexeril is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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  • From this study (7 months ago):

  • Night sweats constantly and once I get hot and start sweating I can't cool down. I just sweat more and more until I do something like blast a fan on me for a long time and I have to keep my a/c down really low. Any activity causes the sweating to start which begins at my head, face and neck and down my back.

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