105 patient evaluations for Cyclobenzaprine

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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

Sep 17, 2016 (Started Jan 23, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for cervical spondylosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 21, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: It can cause a lot of daytime sleepiness with me having PD, so taking at night dose is good, but it can leave me somewhat groggy in the morning.

Apr 15, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for back pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Twice daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 29, 2016 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness, dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: I had to stop taking the Flexeril as my Insurance company said that Flexeril puts you at risk for falls. Bummer!!! I was also using Flexeril as a sleep aid which worked very well for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, dry mouth, dry mouth

Nov 29, 2009 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness, dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My doctor prescribes 3 Flexeril per day. If I took that many I would be a walking Zombie. I usally don't take more than 2 per day. My neck gives me terrible pain. My PCP adjusts my neck for me. My lower back also goes into spasms. I reallly am glad that my doctor gives me the Flexeril as I also get Charlie Horses at night and the Flexeril helps with those.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, dry mouth, dry mouth

Apr 4, 2009 (Started May 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: It stops the major charlie horses but not the muscle spasms.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, dry mouth, dry mouth

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2015 (Started Mar 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for muscle spasms)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 12, 2014 (Started Jan 20, 2014)

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

Feb 3, 2014 (Started Jan 20, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: pain doctor said take every 6 hrs. rheumatologist said take none or l at bedtime. so I give in to stop
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for sciatic neuralgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 20, 2014 (Started Nov 06, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for muscle spasms)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 15, 2013 (Started Sep 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: The medication worked good, but my doctor is more concerned about my back pain so we switched to tizanidine.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in cervical neck area)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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