A 40-year-old male asked:
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How effective is skelaxin (metaxalone) in helping with the spasmodic symptoms associated with myotonic dystrophy (related to muscular dystrophy)?

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Dr. Richard Maughon
23 years experience in Pain Management
Muscle relaxants: It's really just trial and error. It does have the advantage of being one of least likely to be sedating. You may need to trial Baclofen or Zanaflex (tizanidine) if skellaxen does not work.
Answered on Jul 30, 2017
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