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Review: could Skelaxin cause Withdrawal syndrome?

Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Skelaxin, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, also take medication Metoprolol tartrate, and have Quit smoking.

We study 5,160 people who have side effects while taking Skelaxin from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Skelaxin

Skelaxin has active ingredients of metaxalone. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from 5,828 Skelaxin users)

Withdrawal syndrome

Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain. (latest reports from 9,228 Withdrawal syndrome patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 5,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Skelaxin. Among them, 20 people (0.39%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.

Trend of Withdrawal syndrome in Skelaxin reports

Time on Skelaxin when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :

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Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin * :

FemaleMale
Withdrawal syndrome33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Withdrawal syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%55.56%5.56%27.78%11.11%

Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin ** :

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How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Smoking cessation therapy (9 people, 45.00%)
  2. Hypertension (8 people, 40.00%)
  3. Joint injury (7 people, 35.00%)
  4. Nasal septum deviation (7 people, 35.00%)
  5. Pain (4 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Metoprolol tartrate (10 people, 50.00%)
  2. Astelin (9 people, 45.00%)
  3. Darvocet (9 people, 45.00%)
  4. Diazepam (9 people, 45.00%)
  5. Nexium (9 people, 45.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • motoboy on Jan, 29, 2015:

    I've recently stopped taking ibuprofen after many years of taking it daily. I take between 800 to 1500 mg a day, mostly before bed to sleep. I have had a lot of sport injuries do it was for joint pain. It's been about a week since taking any and I'm getting really bad headaches. Can't seem to find this as a withdrawal issue... any one else experience this? Thanks!

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Vertigo goes from severe and me throwing up to not as bad , but still there when I lay down and get up or roll over.

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