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Review: could Robaxin cause Constipation?





Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Robaxin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 2,468 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

Robaxin has active ingredients of methocarbamol. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Robaxin 2,900 users)

Constipation

Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Constipation 80,049 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 2,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Robaxin. Among them, 118 people (4.78%) have Constipation.

Trend of Constipation in Robaxin reports

Time on Robaxin when people have Constipation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Constipation0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Robaxin * :

FemaleMale
Constipation64.75%35.25%

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Robaxin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Constipation0.00%0.00%0.00%0.93%17.59%27.78%32.41%21.30%

Severity of Constipation when taking Robaxin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Constipation0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Constipation ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Constipation0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (28 people, 23.73%)
  2. Metastases to bone (13 people, 11.02%)
  3. Breast cancer (13 people, 11.02%)
  4. Bone disorder (9 people, 7.63%)
  5. Depression (8 people, 6.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (39 people, 33.05%)
  2. Neurontin (36 people, 30.51%)
  3. Celebrex (31 people, 26.27%)
  4. Zanaflex (30 people, 25.42%)
  5. Ambien (30 people, 25.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I would just like insight on this. I'm on pain management right now, but it's just to manage the pain. Every thing else has really been not taken serious by any physican it office I've been to. Is this normal stuff many woman go through? I'm just sick of feeling like this between the constant pain & the daily having to pluck hairs it's insane. I'm in fantastic shape(used to be double my weight & now I'm 100lbs), the best looking I've ever been with a incredibly good looking husband & a wonderful family. My issues seem to detour a lot of things & while I'm young I'd like to get this solved or some type of solution to even maintain myself, not looking for a miracle, but would really appreciate answers.
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