A 39-year-old female asked:
I have had upper back pain for one year . my dr prescribed flexiril and tramadol.. i read where there is a drug interaction between the two?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 34 years experience
Back Pain: These are safe to take together and are commonly prescribed together.
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Pain Management 18 years experience
Drug interation: It is not advisable to take these medications together. Taking these medications together can increase risks of developing seizure. Please talk to your doctor before taking these drugs together.
4.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 1, 2013
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