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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of baclofen oral.

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Condition: Other
7/9/2014 4:14:11 PM

Reviewer: BLACK MAMBA, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
AFTER TAKING FRO 3 DAYS BEGAN TO HAVE INVOLUNTARY MUSCLE QUIVERING/SPASMS IN MY HANDS/FINGERS,AND LEGS. ALSO HAD TWITCHING IN MY FACE AND FINGERS.I STOPPED TAKING IT AND ALL SYMPTOMS HAVE GONE. I REPORTED IT TO MY DR. NEXT BUISNESS DAY, AND WILL NOT USE THIS MED AGAIN!

Condition: Other
7/4/2014 12:13:16 PM

Reviewer: Suzanne, Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It mostly reduced restless legs, it did not eliminate pain in legs. Side effects included sleeplessness and diarrhea. I have MS

Condition: Other
6/26/2014 4:48:31 AM

Reviewer: wbelisle, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
my feet, legs are swelling up. I was prescribed this med by my MS Clinic at the VA Hospital in Memphis.

Condition: Other
6/17/2014 11:18:50 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am suffering with muscle spasms in my legs and I received Baclofen and what a nightmare. The first two days were ok but then the last two were nuts. I had to leave church because of it. My legs started to get this tingling and buzzing sensation as well as the tops of my hands and my heart started to palpitate. I went to Walgreens and asked them to take my vitals and oh my. My BP was 163/96 and m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/18/2014 3:56:48 PM

Reviewer: jksager, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
1991 right side went numb and stayed for 4 month. 1998 started having full body spasms (now called spasticity. MS has never been diagnosed by MRI, spinal tap or other. Spasms would last up to 45 min and leave bruises, lots of pain. Neurologists tried Neurontin (up to 3600 mg daily), flexil, Ultram. Internal Med Doc saw my spasms and put me on Baclofen. Miracle drug, Started me on 3x10mg daily; was ... Show Full Comment

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