Review: could Flexeril cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?
Summary: Water retention is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain.
We study 14,477 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 87 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 16,458 Flexeril users)
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,438 Water retention patients)
On Mar, 24, 2015: 14,477 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 87 people (0.60%) have Water Retention.
Time on Flexeril when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Flexeril * :
|Water retention||94.19%||5.81% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Flexeril * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.21%||19.74%||32.89%||38.16% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Flexeril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (13 people, 14.94%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 12.64%)
- Fibromyalgia (11 people, 12.64%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (9 people, 10.34%)
- Diabetes mellitus (8 people, 9.20%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (21 people, 24.14%)
- Synthroid (17 people, 19.54%)
- Vicodin (17 people, 19.54%)
- Oxycontin (15 people, 17.24%)
- Neurontin (15 people, 17.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Coenzyme Q10, Selenium, Aspirin, Flexeril, Dilaudid, Xalatan, Zolpidem, Cymbalta, Clonidine for a 58-year old woman with Vitamin D Abnormal, Multi-vitamin Maintenance, Muscle Tightness, Pain - Back, Intraocular Pressure Test Abnormal, Insomnia, Depression, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Tinnitus
- A study of side effects of Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride for a 25-year old woman with Muscle Spasms. The patient has Abdominal Pain
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