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Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, and Gablofen) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid. It is primarily u...
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Does Baclofen cause Liver Disease ?

Liver Disease is a known side effect of Baclofen
#73 in Baclofen discussions - 58 posts discuss Liver Disease with Baclofen. Liver Disease is #73 concern in Baclofen discussions.
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did not help me other than knock me out all the time....
" ...baclofen did not help me other than knock me out all the time. ...Dantrolene, I found that with this older drug that I had fewer spasms and less severe, but I did have the spasticity issues. I d... "

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you have to be tested every 3 months. I am now on Baclofen...
" ...and that helped my legs and my feet. I took that for over 5 years and then couldn't take it any more. I don't suggest anyone take it because it can cause liver problems and you have to be tested... "

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also take 20 mg of baclofen a day. mingoeja@... wrote:...
" ...8-10 mg of zanaflex a day and have had very good luck with it. i also take 20 mg of baclofen a day. mingoeja@... ...said that baclofen does not normally cause liver problems in the dosage... "

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Liver I have heard liver problem references associated with...
" ...the Liver I have heard liver problem references associated with the drugs Rilutec and Rilezol, but not Baclofen. That was said ...was thinking of trying that with the baclofen.Anyone with... "

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think since I have a liver problem, and oral baclofen adds...
" ...think since I have a liver problem, and oral baclofen adds ...about the expense of have the baclofen pump? You should verify with your insurance company that they will pay for the refills... "

taken off some drugs due to liver problems. I recently...
" ...Karina, re you being taken off some drugs due to liver problems. I recently had a liver ...weaned off both oxybutynin (got my saliva back ...bad has happened. Targetting baclofen... "

glad I did, I like the baclofen much better. Good Luck!...
" Hi Deda, I am now on baclofen and I can recommend it. ...you sleepy. It caused a liver problem, my enzymes went up so ...am glad I did, I like the baclofen much better. Good Luck!... "

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Very few people have liver complications from oral baclofen...
" ...this question. It is the Baclofen pump that is ...affects that oral baclofen causes, such as drowsiness and liver damage. Very few people have liver complications from oral baclofen but I ha... "

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I was only given the baclofen at the rehab center but...
" ...for the spasms. Dr. Young, I was only given the baclofen at the rehab center ...and found that I was allergic to it, discontinued ...recommended for those with liver problems. Therefore... "

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I take 20mg Baclofen currently. It isn't...
" ...area for Meds/supplements. I take 20mg Baclofen currently. It isn't enough to ...Dr. Armon at LLUMC, Baclofen is usually very well ...well we will discuss the Baclofen Pump as an alterna... "

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