105 patient evaluations for Cyclobenzaprine

Nov 10, 2019 (Started Jul 18, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for urinary urgency)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: ineffective and am weaning myself off of this drug
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 29, 2018 (Started Jul 18, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for urinary urgency)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Started taking again because benefiting side effects are important to me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 21, 2018 (Started Jul 18, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Unexpected benefit of less urinary urgency and less allergy symptoms.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 9, 2017 (Started Oct 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle tension)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: still must take with tramadol and acetaminophen. pain hasn't been too bad of late so haven't really been taking it for pain purposes. i now take it for insomnia with clonazepam. by itself, neither work. again, together it works where other sleep meds have failed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 30, 2017 (Started Oct 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle tension)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: By itself - not really effective. With Tramadol and Acetaminophen, works great! Be aware if taking with other drugs that affect Serotonin, Cyclobenzaprine has the same chemical structure as a TCA (Tricyclic Antidepressant). It just does not have the antidepressant effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 12, 2017 (Started Sep 30, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms at night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 10, 2014 (Started Sep 30, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms at night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 14, 2011 (Started Sep 30, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms at night)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 15, 2010 (Started Sep 30, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms at night)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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