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Is it safe to take neurotin niqul flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and use the naussa patch at the same time. Is that why I sleep for more then eight hours n still b tired.?

Is it safe to take neurotin niqul flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and use the naussa patch  at the same time. Is that why I sleep for more then eight hours n still b tired.?

Too many sedatives: All of those medications listed above can have a sedative effect and the combination of them increases your sedation and makes you sleepy. Talk to your physician about changing or reducing your medication dosages. ...Read more

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Dr. Syed H. Sajid
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Cyclobenzaprine Hcl (Definition)

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Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for fibromyalgia use is being discontinued by Rx provider. Suggesting gabapentin instead. I'm reading that gabapentin is not as effective anW?

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for fibromyalgia use is being discontinued by Rx provider. Suggesting gabapentin instead. I'm reading that gabapentin is not as effective anW?

Gabapentin is useful: Many patients with fibromyalgia have been found to have small fiber neuropathy, which is pain or numbness involving the nerves. There is thought there may be some association, although it is theoretical. Gabapentin, a medication very effective for nerve pain, can be useful in patients with fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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Could I use flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) after a gastric sleeve?

Could  I use flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) after a gastric sleeve?

Yes. Ok: Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is a muscle relaxant. It should have no unusual effect after a gastric sleeve. Usually short term use for muscle spasm in back. Not really a good long-term drug. ...Read more

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I am taking the generic for flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for muscle spasms. Is there a safe medicine for long term use.

I am taking the generic for flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for muscle spasms. Is there a safe medicine for long term use.

Does it Work?: Flexeral is not recommended for long term use. Generally 2-3 weeks is about the recommended time, especially at age 65. Having said that, there may be a good reason for your doctor to extend the duration time of taking the medication. ...Read more

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Can I use valerian as a muscle relaxant...Been on flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and trying to get off it?

Please talk to: Your doctor for help getting off flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl). Stopping cold turkey can be hard, & possibly dangerous. Valerian probably won't help much, & it's safety isn't assured. ...Read more

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When do they use traction for cervical spondylosis? Using flexeril, (cyclobenzaprine hcl) trigger pt injectns, ultram, diclofenac gel, lidocaine gel, moist heat.

When do they use traction for cervical spondylosis? Using flexeril, (cyclobenzaprine hcl) trigger pt injectns, ultram, diclofenac gel, lidocaine gel, moist heat.

It help a lot: An MRI study on the effects of neck traction was performed in 2008, 35 of 36 subjects. During traction subarachnoid protrusions were reduced in 25 of 35 subjects or 71%. Disc height measurement during traction using digital calipers and measuring to 100th of a millimeter indicated an average posterior disc expansion of 19.02%. Increases in range of motion were noted post traction. ...Read more

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I use Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) for muscle spasm PRN but off label works wonders for insomnia. 8 hrs of sleep instead of 4. Is there a tricyclic antidepressant similar?

No: Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is not TCA and belongs to a different class ... It has been used for insomnia and I do use it for my patients for that reason here and there ... It's considered a relatively safer medication than TCA class . ...Read more

Dr. Syed H. Sajid
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Flexeril (Definition)

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