A member asked:

Can you safely take codeine with flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Steven Brown answered

Specializes in Hand Surgery

Yes: one is an muscle relaxant the other a pain medication, often used in concert with each other.

Answered 1/23/2016


Dr. Charles Turck answered

Specializes in Pharmacology

Yes you can: Please be aware that taking codeine with Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) may enhance some of the side effects of codeine such as constipation and urine retention. In addition, taking these medications together may cause effects such as sedation and drowsiness.

Answered 11/28/2017



Related Questions

A member asked:

Can I take a flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) after taking an adavan?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers