Skip to content

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

    Overall User Ratings

    515 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    1-5 of 294 Next»
    Condition: Other
    3/24/2016 9:47:13 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 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 was trying to recover from a bout of trigeminal neuralgia and the meds i was on [trileptal & neurotin] were causing me to have minor jerks in my arm muscles. i mad the error of saying this to my neurologist who gave me baclofen. i had to start out at a very low dose and work up to the full dose over a month's time. at the end of the month ALL my major muscles were in spasm and it has ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    3/17/2016 9:47:18 PM

    Reviewer: lilinjunjun35, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    this medicine made my husband not able to walk on his own and very mean. people thought he was on some kind of street drug, it is a very dangerous drug i will never let him take it again.

    Condition: Other
    11/23/2015 5:52:04 PM

    Reviewer: Diane, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Just picked this up for my mother after calling in refill for Flexeril. Insurance company mandate because she is considered a fall risk at 84. I read thru the site here because I trust no one (from long experience). She will never take this stuff! Thank God her doctor is willing to go thru the prior authorization circus for Flexeril--she only uses it for occasional back spasms (can't take A ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    9/27/2015 3:44:09 PM

    Reviewer: Skippy74, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was forced to change from flexeril to this medication by my insurance company. After taking this medication for just two months I was extremely weak, confused, slept constantly, short of breath, dizzy, depressed to the point of suicide. I also experienced nausea and vomiting. I had been taking cyclobenzaprine for years with no problems. If it hadn't been for my ill Golden Retreiver, I know ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    8/13/2015 5:24:55 AM

    Reviewer: Pammie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this drug by a Brain & Spine specialists, following an auto accident which further aggravated my spine & neck plus created additional, new damage including ligament damage, herniated discs, and pinched cervical & spinal nerves. The overall body pain (joint, nerve, muscular) was so strong & constant for 4 months I could not sleep. The Spine guy prescribed this as ... Show Full Comment

    1-5 of 294 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    diabetes supply kit
    Pack and prepare.
    Balding man in mirror
    Treatments & solutions.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    sticky notes on face
    10 tips to clear your brain fog.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    Trainer demonstrating exercise for RA
    Exercises for your joints.
    apple slices with peanut butter
    What goes best with workouts?
    Pink badge on woman chest to support breat cancer
    Myths and facts.

    Newsletters

    Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

    • WebMD Daily

      WebMD Daily

      Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

    • Men's Health

      Men's Health

      Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

    • Women's Health

      Women's Health

      Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

    By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any time.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.