Review: could Flexeril cause Weight loss?
Summary: Weight loss is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Depression.
We study 14,476 people who have side effects while taking Flexeril from FDA and social media. Among them, 156 have Weight loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight loss and more.
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Flexeril has active ingredients of cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 16,457 Flexeril users)
Weight loss has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 20,287 Weight loss patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 14,470 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril. Among them, 156 people (1.08%) have Weight Loss.
Time on Flexeril when people have Weight loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight loss||66.67%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Flexeril * :
|Weight loss||62.35%||37.65% |
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Flexeril * :
|Weight loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.70%||2.10%||14.69%||30.77%||26.57%||25.17% |
Severity of Weight loss when taking Flexeril ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Weight loss||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Weight loss ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (26 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (22 people, 14.10%)
- Bipolar disorder (19 people, 12.18%)
- Insomnia (17 people, 10.90%)
- Hypertension (15 people, 9.62%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (52 people, 33.33%)
- Lasix (45 people, 28.85%)
- Seroquel (43 people, 27.56%)
- Percocet (42 people, 26.92%)
- Nexium (34 people, 21.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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