Flexeril and Weight gain - from FDA reports
Weight gain is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain 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 Sep, 20, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 854 people (3.53%) have Weight gain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have Weight gain *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 16.67 %
Gender of people who have Weight gain when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 82.9 %
- male: 17.1 %
Age of people who have Weight gain when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.6 %
- 20-29: 3.88 %
- 30-39: 13.73 %
- 40-49: 30.0 %
- 50-59: 32.39 %
- 60+: 19.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (152 people, 17.80%)
- Stress And Anxiety (101 people, 11.83%)
- Depression (100 people, 11.71%)
- Sleep Disorder (49 people, 5.74%)
- High Blood Pressure (47 people, 5.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (203 people, 23.77%)
- Neurontin (144 people, 16.86%)
- Xanax (139 people, 16.28%)
- Cymbalta (133 people, 15.57%)
- Percocet (111 people, 13.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (199 people, 23.30%)
- Pain (182 people, 21.31%)
- Nausea (167 people, 19.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (158 people, 18.50%)
- Depression (149 people, 17.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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In the study were the two medications taken together at the same time (were they swallowed together?) or were they alternated. For example, did the subjects actually swallow the two pills together or were they alternated having the Flexeril taken and then 4 hours later the Norflex was taken?
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