I do. My feeling is they give you the wrong advice on how to use it. Initially I was told to start at 5mg in the morning then go to 5mg morning at night then go to 10mg and 5mg then 10mg morning and night and then possibly add more.
All I could manage was 5mg at night for the first few months. I was fiddling around with magnesium and took 500mg of magnesium diglycinate morning, noon, 6pm and bedtime as well as the baclofen. Eventually I got up to 10mg Baclofen at night just before I went to sleep.
It did help with spasticity but the initial effect is you feel weak. I think this occurs because as the spasticity eases, the muscles that have not been doing anything need to work. You have actually become reliant on the tightness for mobility and balance so you will be generally weaker when it releases.
If you persist with walking, climbing stairs and, if you can, exercise the weakness disappears after a few days as the muscles wake up. If you plan to do nothing then don't bother taking anything because you do need to work the muscles.
Be very wary of the doses they tell you that you should take. I had physios sneering at me for taking 5mg and telling me it was subclinical. When I saw the senior doctor in charging of rehabilitation she smiled and said "some people can only handle 2.5mg"
If you go down that path also look at botox for spasticity in the leg. They work well together although they don't interact as medications.
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