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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 Smoking cessation therapy.

We study 5,156 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 Skelaxin 5,825 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 Withdrawal syndrome 9,186 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 5,156 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 ** :

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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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