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A 46-year-old male asked:

Cyclobenzaprine. what does this medication do?.

4 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Shariq Refai
Psychiatry 14 years experience
Muscle spasm: It is a muscle relaxant which helps with muscle spasms and the associated pain and stiffness. Brand name is flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl).
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Muscle relaxer: Used to relieve muscle tension and spasms usually following some mild to moderate traumatic event. Merely symptomatic relief, and surely does not cure anything. But what's wrong with feeling better as you heal?
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Careful: This med will make you sleepy. Do not drive for at least 8 hours.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Charles Toman
Sports Medicine 19 years experience
This is a muscle relaxant.
Aug 16, 2013
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Cyclobenzaprine: Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is a muscle relaxant used for muscle spasms.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

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