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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Zanaflex (tizanidine): Zanaflex (tizanidine) = Tizanidine

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Wallach
20 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Start low: I generally start with 4 mg once or twice a day. Many patients get tired at first so it is good to start at night. Depending on how things go i'll ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Caution warranted: Hopefully the same physician is prescribing all your medications, or at least knows all you're taking. Zanaflex (tizanidine) is a muscle relaxer that ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
26 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Allergic reactions: Zanaflex (tizanidine) commonly causes dry mouth and constipation, but in some people there are some dangerous potential effects, many of which are all ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not usually: Zanaflex (tizanidine) is a muscle relaxant. A common side effect is sleepiness. It may make you more calm but probably less aware by being more sedate ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
It takes...: 36 hours to get to 1% of your original levels, at which point it would be a non-issue!
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Hard to know: Firstly, good for you! The question might be possible to answer, but it requires sifting through all sorts of things - like what might be different i ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Of course: There is no problem to mix tea and Zanaflex (tizanidine).
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracie Leonhardt
28 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Zanaflex (tizanidine): This is a muscle relaxer, so in that sense it might relax the system and help with anxiety. Magnesium also acts as a natural muscle relaxer and can h ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience in Pain Management
No: Zanaflex (tizanidine) is a muscle relaxant and would not show up on a drug test.
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