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A 63-year-old female asked:

I take 100 mg of zoloft in morning along with 1 mg of klonopin my doctor gave me 5mg of flexeril to take 3 times a day is this combination okay.?

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Dr. Bradley Cook
Family Medicine 9 years experience
Flexeril can make people very sleepy as can your clonazepam. At age 65 you’re not supposed to use Flexeril but only baclofen or tizanidine. Baclofen has an off label use for anxiety and doesn’t typically make people quite as sleepy, so that would be my recommendation.
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