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Cyclobenzaprine H Cl 10mg Side Effects
Not sure: Usually as soon as you stop the medication. The side effects should be reduced and gone in the time it takes to leave your body - usually a few days. ...Read more
What is the max amount of both flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and tramadol that is safe to take together? No history of seizures or other negative side effects.
How long should I wait before drinking alcohol after taking Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)? To be on the safe side, I mean 4-6+ drinks instead of just 1-2 drinks.
Don't: Presumably, you are taking flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for muscle spasm. You shouldn't be drinking excessively if you are having muscle spasms because you will be making the medical condition worse that causes the spasm. Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is meant to be used for short term use so get better first. If you have chronic pain then really you should quit alcohol as this habit will make your pain worse in the long run ...Read more
I've had muscle spasms on right side of neck after withdrawing from klonopin. Would flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) or cortisone shot help inflammation in sternoclemastoid?
Half life 8-37 hrs.: Half life of cyclobenzaprine ranges from 8-37 hours, with the average half life being approximately 18 hrs. It is metabolized in the liver through the cyp450 enzyme system. So, the effects of Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) may leave your system in approximately 18 hours. ...Read more
Tired: Many people feel tired or sedated from that medication. It is a common side affect. ...Read more
If I took nucytna 50mg and flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) 10mg can I take my anxiety medicine valium?
Can I take two 50mg tramadol? One isn't helping to much with the pain. I also had one 10mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl).
I took 10mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) yesterday (20 hrs ago) and the day before (44 hrs ago). What would happen if I got drunk tonite?
Many things: But none of them have to do with flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl). Make sure you drink in moderation, do not drink and drive, do not binge, do not drink to the point of blacking out or passing out, and basically drink responsibly. Otherwise the scenarios that the other behaviors can cause can be greatly disastrous to your health, the health of others, and even your freedom. ...Read more
Is Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) 5mg and Nortriptyline 10mg safe to take together at bedtime? I'm supposed to up it to 30mg of Nortriptyline at bedtime. It's a new rx.
Depends: They are different types of medications, but both have the capability of causing sedation. You would want to first take a stable dose of one and make sure you can tolerate that before considering taking both. Do you need to take both? May want to reconsider. ...Read more
Apparently not.: These are given in tablets, like apo-cyclobenzaprine (10 mg tablets), Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) (5 and 10 mg tablets) and fexmid (7.5 mg tablet). They are also given in capsules. The preparation amrix, is available in 15- and 30-mg capsules given once-a-day, extended-release. These are muscle relaxants used for muscle spasm after injury associated with acute painful musculoskeletal conditions. ...Read more
As a tricyclic: Cyclobenzaprine is not chemically similar to benzodiazepines, which include drugs such as xanax, (alprazolam) ativan, valium, and klonopin. There should be no cross reactivity between cyclobenzaprine and benzodiazepines on drug testing. Cyclobenzaprine is chemically similar to tricyclic antidepressants, such as Elavil (amitriptyline). Some panels for substances of abuse do include tests for tricyclics. ...Read more
Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl): NO - it may cause you to feel drowsy. ...Read more
Yes: Yes, there are no known significant drug interactions. ...Read more
Theoretically, any drug can have effects including angioedema.
Having said that, it seems like a rare occurence. But, if the effect is intense, obviously you should not longer take flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl).
Angio edema is like an allergic reaction. It can be significant, and cause breathing difficulties. ...Read more
Yes: Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) has sedating qualities and should not be combined with alcohol of any type. When you have muscle spasms you need to focus on your movements and posture, while treating the problem. Alcohol dis-inhibits, relaxes your mental filter, and disturbs sleep cycles. ...Read more