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Whats the diff between zanaflex (tizanidine) & soma, and which one tends to work better for torticollis & spasms?

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Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 13 years experience
Muscle relaxers : Both medications are muscle relaxers. They should both work somewhat for torticollis but have different side effects that shod be discussed with a physician to determine the best choice for a particular person. Other treatments such as botulinum toxin injections should be considered for torticollis as they can be very effective.

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Last updated Aug 9, 2020

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