Review: could Robaxin cause Constipation?
We study 2,462 people who have side effects while taking Robaxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 118 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Robaxin (latest outcomes from 2,888 users) has active ingredients of methocarbamol. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Constipation (latest reports from 509,033 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 2,462 people reported to have side effects when taking Robaxin. Among them, 118 people (4.79%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.02% of all the 510,156 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (28 people, 23.73%)
- Metastases to bone (13 people, 11.02%)
- Breast cancer (13 people, 11.02%)
- Bone disorder (9 people, 7.63%)
- Depression (8 people, 6.78%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (39 people, 33.05%)
- Neurontin (36 people, 30.51%)
- Celebrex (31 people, 26.27%)
- Zanaflex (30 people, 25.42%)
- Ambien (30 people, 25.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 months ago):
Dr told me c to a quit senna and cascara segrada beacause odf dependence. But immediately, I began having severe pain in tendons and connective tissue. And swelling of feet and lags. The constipation was minimally reduced. And vi still had to take a3 doses in a row to get results. It v took 6 days c to work.
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