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Xanax, (alprazolam) flexeril, and alcohol ok to use together?

Xanax, (alprazolam) flexeril, and alcohol ok to use together?

Flirting with Death?: This combination can be fatal if you're not lucky. These drugs are commonly found with inadvertant overdose deaths. ...Read more

Dr. Syed H. Sajid
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Cyclobenzaprine Hcl (Definition)

Cyclobenzaprine HCl is a muscle relaxant which is a ...Read more


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What amount ambien, (zolpidem) clonazepam, flexeril and alcohol to commit suicide?

What amount ambien, (zolpidem) clonazepam, flexeril and alcohol to commit suicide?

GET HELP NOW: No ethical physician is going to give you such advice, since you are clearly depressed and i believe that this question is your cry for help. There are suicide hotlines like the samaritans (1-877-870-4673) or online at http://samaritanshope. Your health care provider can help and refer you, or your local public mental health clinic can be a source of help. Please get the help you need asap. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take a flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) tonight if I drank alcohol not last night but the night before, would be 48 hours later?

Is it ok to take a flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) tonight if I drank alcohol not last night but the night before, would be 48 hours later?

Alcohol and Meds: Should not be a problem at 48 hours. Just remember that Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) can hang around a while so allow 24 hrs before having a drink. ...Read more

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What would happen if i drink alcohol while on cyclobenzaprine (generic for flexeril)?

What would happen if i drink alcohol while on cyclobenzaprine (generic for flexeril)?

CNS depression: Combination of Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and alcohol ( ethanol) may lead to increased risk of CNS depression and psychomotor impairment ( additive effects).Fine motor movements, coordination and balance may be effected significantly. Driving a car or operating a machinery can be very risky. Risk of fall may increase. My recommendations are not to do so. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take vicodin and flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) with a little alcohol?

Is it safe to take vicodin and flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) with a little alcohol?

Yes but: Can you stop taking all of they as they are poisoning your body.

Find out the cause of the pain that is making yoy take the pills and get the problem resolved/

www.Getprolo.Com or www.Aaomed.Org for a doctor to do prolotheapy and resolve you issues. ...Read more

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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.

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

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I drank earlier. Finished the last around 530p. Took 5mg lortab & 10mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) around midnight without considering the alcohol. Should I be worried?

I drank earlier. Finished the last around 530p. Took 5mg lortab & 10mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) around midnight without considering the alcohol. Should I be worried?

Meds and alcohol: Yes you should be worried. what were you thinking of - if you were able to think. With Lortab and Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) - they tell you do not drink. Mixing of these items is a potentially dangerous situation - do not do it again. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink alcohol 48 hours after taking Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

Is it ok to drink alcohol 48 hours after taking Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) alcohol: A single dose of flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) will last for about 6hours. You are 48 hours so drinking alcohol should not be an issue - keep in mind alcohol in excess is bad for you. ...Read more

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How long should I wait to drink alcohol after taking flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

At least 8 hours: Both can cause drowsiness, & combination can cause severe drowsiness. Usual dose for Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is 3 times a day; so sedation risk less after 8 hours. Ideally should not drink alcohol with medications, especially ones that can cause additive effects. ...Read more

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I was wondering if it was safe to drink alcohol tomorrow night if I take my last flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) tonight?

I was wondering if it was safe to drink alcohol tomorrow night if I take my last flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) tonight?

Depends on: How much. A beer with pizza likely okay, but a fifth of whiskey, no. Watch for more sedation than usual, . ...Read more

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If half-life of flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is 18 hrs, is it ok to drink alcohol after that long? Also, I am a rapid acetylator.

If half-life of flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is 18 hrs, is it ok to drink alcohol after that long? Also, I am a rapid acetylator.

Probably NO, as the: Drug is still in your body as only 1/2 of the drug is out of your system in 18 hrs.
Such drugs and alcohol generally do not mix very well. ...Read more

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Is safe to flexeril and a goody headache power together?

Is safe to flexeril and a goody headache power together?

Yes: Drugs.com drugs interaction checker showed no clinically significant interactions between Goody headache powder or Flexeril.d ...Read more

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Is it Ok to take zzzquil now if i took a flexeril at 2pm?

Seek advice: The 2 can interact with each other to cause a variety of side effects see below:
https://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=758-386,896-16076

It depends what you were doing (might be risky if driving or operating heavy machinery for instance). Safest approach here is to seek advice from a doctor or pharmacist licensed in your area. ...Read more

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Does mobic (meloxicam) and flexeril mix well?

Mobic (meloxicam) & Flexeril: Flexeril is a muscle relaxer, Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. You can used them together as prescribed. ...Read more

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What is flexeril versus skelaxin (metaxalone)?

Flexeril & skelaxin (metaxalone): Skelaxin) is thought to act by suppressing postsynaptic spinal cord and trigeminal reflexes. Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is TCA with centrally acting muscle relaxants properties. ...Read more

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Can I take flexeril if I took Effexor earlier?

Be careful!: In general, those two medicines taken at the same time can give you a condition called serotonin syndrome. Therefore, Usually is not recommended that you take them together. ...Read more

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Can I take Flexeril and Maxalt at the same time?

Talk to your doctor: Taking both of these medications may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome: fever,muscular rigidity, mental status changes, muscle destruction and serious blood clotting problems (DIC). You should discuss this with your physician and see if an alternative combination might be considered. ...Read more

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Is Zanaflex (tizanidine) stronger than Flexeril?

Zanaflex (tizanidine) & Flexeril: there is no such thing as "best", "worst" or "stronger" medication, only those that work and don't work, based on the patient's individual circumstances and genetics. ...Read more

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How long does flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) work?

Depends on lots..: Length of effectiveness depends on many factors...Pill strength, how often have you used the drug (getting used to it), time of day, have you eaten with it and other meds you may be taking. All of these will factor in the equation. ...Read more

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Can i take Ambien (zolpidem) and flexeril together?

Can i take Ambien (zolpidem) and flexeril together?

No: These are both sedatives and can cause central nervous system slow-down. They should not be combined. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Ativan 0.5mg with Flexeril 10mg?

Is it safe to take Ativan 0.5mg with Flexeril 10mg?

NotSafeIncreseSedati: Taking Ativan and Flexeril may increase side effects like dizziness,drowsiness,confusion,and difficulty concentrating especially in the elderlyThey may also have impairment in thinking,judgment and motor coordination ...Read more

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How is Zanaflex (tizanidine) different than flexeril?

How is Zanaflex (tizanidine) different than flexeril?

Zanaflex (tizanidine) vs.Flexeril: Flexeril differs from the other centrally acting agents because it is structurally and pharmacologically related to amitriptyline, a tricyclic antidepressant. Zanaflex (tizanidine) is an alpha adrenergic agonist that inhibits the release of NE from the locus ceruleus in the brain. ...Read more

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Is it okay to split a flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

Is it okay to split a flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?

Ask pharmacist: Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) typically comes in 5 or 10 mg tablets. Solid white tablets that are scored (have a line through the center to show where to cut) can be split. A pill cutter can make this easier. ...Read more

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Can I take flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) with seriquol?

If approved by docs: Always tell each & every doc everything you're taking, whether prescription or over-the-counter, medication or dietary supplement. Check out http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=758-386,1979-1274 for concerns over possible interactions btwn these two meds. Only take together if (both of) your prescribers are aware of other drugs, too, and approve. ...Read more

Dr. Syed H. Sajid
369 doctors shared insights

Flexeril (Definition)

Flexeril is a muscle relaxant which is a ...Read more