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Flexeril For Headaches
Can flexeril/Tylenol combo taken last night make you feel weird next day such as feeling funny drained slight headache on left side?
Yes: Flexed il is a muscle relaxer and can cause the drained, drowsy or "funny" feeling you described. ...Read more
On Meloxicam 7.5 mg for pain mgmt including 800mg Neuronton 3x, 5 mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) 3x, . 2mg clonodine. What can I take for headache?
With that regimen...: Many of those can cause headaches when taken on a daily basis. I would discuss with your prescriber options for treatment. You could try Tylenol (acetaminophen) today but if you take it on a daily basis it can also cause rebound headaches as the other ones. I would suggest a Neurology consultation in order to treat pain and headaches as well. ...Read more
Intermittent throbbing headache for +48 hours after tennis, seems connected to neck (can rub neck and recreate). What is best treatment: heat, ibuprofen, flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl)?
All good options: The options you mention are good and in the right order to use! (flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) requires a prescription) if you didn't sustain an injury, it is likely tight neck muscles due to overuse. Range of motion exercises can help as well. If it does not improve with over the counter medications soon consult your physician. ...Read more
Can I take flexerill and lorazepam? I'm currently in chemo and I it seems that acetaminophen isn't helping the headaches at all..
Drug interactions: 'Using LORazepam together with cyclobenzaprine may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience some impairment in thinking and judgment.' (http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1488-0, 758-386). ...Read more
Dr prescribed relafen (nabumetone) & flexaril for tension headaches (very stressful time). Not helping much. Are there any other prescription options? Should I call her?
I've just had a fetal demise and delivered the baby yesterday, had an epidural and then an epidural to fix a spinal headache. I'm having extricating neck pain now and I'm wondering if it would be ok to take a norco (hydrocodne 5) with flexiril?
Probably but...: My sincerest condolences for your loss. The post-epidural blood patch, while very effective for spinal headache, can add to your risk of post-pregnancy depression. Examine your motives for wanting to take the combination of meds carefully. Emotional pain is expected and appropriate at this time. Be safe, talk about your emotions with a trusted person. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap ...Read more
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
Hi I was recently prescribed Flexeril, Orphenadrine because I was in a accident. I've been trying to do some research on the orphenadrine. What are the effects of orphenadrine, is their a "high" feeling? As I do not want that because I refuse to get addic
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
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
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
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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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
Tired: Many people feel tired or sedated from that medication. It is a common side affect. ...Read more
I: I am glad you asked. Cyclobenzaprine (flexeril) can be started at a dose of 5-10 mg taken at bedtime. The 10mg cyclobenzaprine is a non-scored tablet. Studies have shown that the tablet does not break evenly, even with a pill cutter, so it is recommendted that it not be split. There are however 5mg tablets as well. ...Read more
Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) over dose:
Probably not. But, that doesn't mean it can cause some significant side effects.
Are you asking for yourself? Was or will this be an accident? Are you feeling low, depressed? Is this for someone else?
There are tons of us out here hoping to help. ...Read more
I think it gets to -:
Work within a couple of hours, as I have used it personally.
If it didn't work for you, then check with your PCP or whoever prescribed them for you. ...Read more
Pharmacist: I would suggest calling the pharmacist where you filled the prescriptions, so they can take in to account all your medications regarding potential interactions. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Drug Abuse: No. These are designed to be nearly the same medication. Taking them both is not in any way a sign of healthy behavior. ...Read more