Flexeril and Water retention - from FDA reports
Water retention is found among people who take Flexeril, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Water retention 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 Oct, 21, 2017
24,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Flexeril.
Among them, 132 people (0.55%) have Water retention
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Flexeril when people have Water retention *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 100 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Flexeril *:
- female: 88.46 %
- male: 11.54 %
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Flexeril *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.92 %
- 30-39: 8.26 %
- 40-49: 22.94 %
- 50-59: 30.28 %
- 60+: 37.61 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (22 people, 16.67%)
- High Blood Pressure (18 people, 13.64%)
- Depression (17 people, 12.88%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (14 people, 10.61%)
- Diabetes (14 people, 10.61%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (39 people, 29.55%)
- Synthroid (25 people, 18.94%)
- Neurontin (25 people, 18.94%)
- Lyrica (21 people, 15.91%)
- Cymbalta (21 people, 15.91%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Increased (36 people, 27.27%)
- Pain (34 people, 25.76%)
- Nausea (32 people, 24.24%)
- Fatigue (32 people, 24.24%)
- Pain In Extremity (31 people, 23.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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