Can flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) cause bladder prolapse to worsen?

Unlikely. . Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) (cyclobenzaprine) is a muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle conditions such as pain or injury. Although relaxation of the pelvic floor muscles could theoretically lead to worsening bladder prolapse, this effect has not been reported. Generally it is thought that defects with the connective tissue of the pelvic floor is the greater contributor.

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Does taking flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) cause weight gain?

I have not seen this. That is not a side effect that I have seen. Sedation is the most common side effect in my opinion. Read more...
No. If the Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is being taken due to muscle spams or pain, then it's more likely that the weight gain is resulting from a decrease in activity and altered eating habits. Weight gain is not considered a typical side effect of the medication. A rare incidence has been reported but no causal relationship to the drug has been established. So as a general rule, don't consider fexeril as the culprit. Read more...

Can the medicine flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) cause weight gain?

Unlikely. Weight gain or appetite change is not listed as one of the side effects or adverse reactions of Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) on the labeling. In my experience patients do not complain of weight gain while taking this medication. Therefore, it is unlikely to be the cause of any weight gain. Read more...

Can flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) cause/trigger angioedema?

Yes. Theoretically, any drug can have effects including angioedema. Having said that, it seems like a rare occurence. But, if the effect is intense, obviously you should not longer take flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl). Angio edema is like an allergic reaction. It can be significant, and cause breathing difficulties. Read more...