Review: could Tizanidine cause Depression?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 26, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 1,134 people who take Tizanidine. Among them, 22 have Depression. See who they are, when they have Depression and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tizanidine hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 1,483 users) has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms, back pain - low. Commonly reported side effects of Tizanidine hydrochloride include hypotension, fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, weakness.
Depression (latest reports from 1,115,970 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 898 people reported to have side effects when taking Tizanidine hydrochloride. Among them, 25 people (2.78%) have Depression.
Time on Tizanidine hydrochloride when people have Depression * :
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Gender of people who have Depression when taking Tizanidine hydrochloride * :
Age of people who have Depression when taking Tizanidine hydrochloride * :
Severity of Depression when taking Tizanidine hydrochloride ** :
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How people recovered from Depression ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Muscle spasms (6 people, 24.00%)
- Migraine (4 people, 16.00%)
- Multiple sclerosis (3 people, 12.00%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 12.00%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (3 people, 12.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (6 people, 24.00%)
- Nexium (5 people, 20.00%)
- Lorazepam (5 people, 20.00%)
- Fentanyl (5 people, 20.00%)
- Gabapentin (5 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I suffer from severe to moderate memory loss a friend told me it was due to klonopin It has been 7 years though since I suffered a concussion in a car accident. Been trying to get disability forever. I can't even handle a minimum wage job bc the steps I have to take r instantly out of my brain. I have a masters degree. So I don't think it's the concussion I think it's the meds. The muscle relaxant r brand new so we can't blame them. So could it be the klonopin
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I have several bulging discs in neck from c4 through c7.Spinal stenosis, pinched nerves.I also have had numbness and tingling down right arm,although the discs/nerves are problematic on both sides of the neck.
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After taking Zanaflex for a month on a regualar schedule, drinking regularly I had an episode where I went to sleep and began having nightmares when I openned my eyes they continued and became hallucinations. I could not get up because I was so weak and my head and legs felt so tingly. When I got a up my head was spinning terribley and I was afraid I would faint. This continued the entire day when I would lay down and feel somewhat ok but when I got up my legs and head would tingle and spin. I am still feeling the affects and depression 2 days later.
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