Review: could Tizanidine Hydrochloride cause Withdrawal Syndrome?


Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Tizanidine Hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fentanyl-100, and have Periarthritis . We study 1,229 people who have side effects while taking Tizanidine hydrochloride from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.

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Tizanidine Hydrochloride

Tizanidine hydrochloride has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Tizanidine hydrochloride 1,999 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 drug withdrawal syndrome, drug dependence, nausea, agitation, headache (latest reports from 13,480 Withdrawal syndrome patients).

On Sep, 29, 2016

1,229 people reported to have side effects when taking Tizanidine Hydrochloride.
Among them, 9 people (0.73%) have Withdrawal Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Tizanidine hydrochloride cause Withdrawal syndrome?

Time on Tizanidine Hydrochloride when people have Withdrawal Syndrome *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Tizanidine Hydrochloride *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Withdrawal Syndrome when taking Tizanidine Hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 14.29 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 42.86 %
  • 50-59: 42.86 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Periarthritis (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Parkinson's Disease (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Muscle Spasms (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Back Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Arthritis (2 people, 22.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zolpidem (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Fentanyl-100 (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Melatonin (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Celebrex (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Advair Diskus 100/50 (2 people, 22.22%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hallucination (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Delusion (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Altered State Of Consciousness (3 people, 33.33%)
  • Dysgraphia (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Dysarthria (2 people, 22.22%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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