Flexeril and Seizure - from FDA reports
Seizure is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lyrica, and have Multiple sclerosis. This review analyzes which people have Seizure with Flexeril. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,193 people who have side effects when taking Flexeril from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 84 people (0.35%) have Seizure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have Seizure *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 77.78 %
- male: 22.22 %
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.08 %
- 20-29: 8.16 %
- 30-39: 18.37 %
- 40-49: 20.41 %
- 50-59: 20.41 %
- 60+: 28.57 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (17 people, 20.24%)
- Pain (14 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (10 people, 11.90%)
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 10.71%)
- Insomnia (9 people, 10.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (15 people, 17.86%)
- Vitamin D (14 people, 16.67%)
- Xanax (13 people, 15.48%)
- Cymbalta (13 people, 15.48%)
- Ambien (11 people, 13.10%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (18 people, 21.43%)
- Fall (16 people, 19.05%)
- Dizziness (13 people, 15.48%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (12 people, 14.29%)
- Memory Loss (12 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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