Review: could Skelaxin cause Withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 4,907 people who take Skelaxin. We analyze: the time on Skelaxin when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Skelaxin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Skelaxin (latest outcomes from 5,626 users) has active ingredients of metaxalone. It is often used in muscle spasms, back pain - low. Commonly reported side effects of Skelaxin include acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture, pain, pain exacerbated, nausea.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 52,522 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 4,907 people reported to have side effects when taking Skelaxin. Among them, 20 people (0.41%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Skelaxin when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||33.33%||66.67% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||55.56%||5.56%||27.78%||11.11% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Skelaxin ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy (9 people, 45.00%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 40.00%)
- Joint injury (7 people, 35.00%)
- Nasal septum deviation (7 people, 35.00%)
- Pain (4 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metoprolol tartrate (10 people, 50.00%)
- Astelin (9 people, 45.00%)
- Darvocet (9 people, 45.00%)
- Diazepam (9 people, 45.00%)
- Nexium (9 people, 45.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Been on prednisone for 4 days just started feeling well then ate something that made me relapse and now back at square 1 dr says its a food allergy I'm trying to limit it and see what it may be. I am wondering if taking the meta alone aka muscle relaxer can define an allergy or weakness. I'm 32 have allergies to sulfa mess I stop breathing but other than that top shape. This is onset and has been for 7 days. Started the prednisone 3 days ago felt better until tonight after a bowl of ice cream. I can drink milk no problem. Ice cream was bunny track vanilla with nuts and peanut butter.
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