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Can cyclobenzaprine get you high?

Can cyclobenzaprine get you high?

Yes: It has been known to change you mentation and can make you very sleepy or drowsy as well Be careful with this medication ...Read more

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Can cyclobenzaprine get you high?

Can cyclobenzaprine get you high?

Cyclobenzaprine: Cyclobenzaprine may numb you brain, temporally feeling relax. It has obvious side effects if you use without medical indication. High itself is a abnormal status. Please do not hurt yourself, family and society to seek high. ...Read more

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Is flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) a drug that can get you kicked out of military service?

Is flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) a drug that can get you kicked out of military service?

No, but...: It will ground you if you have airborne or diving status, and your profile will/should indicate you are on muscle relaxants which may impact safety and keep you from doing your MOS. You may be stuck in the motor pool for a while until you are considered safe by your treating military doctor. Being on a limiting T3 (liothyronine) profile long enough - regardless of reason - will send you straight to the MEB. ...Read more

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I took a 10 mg cyclobenzaprine at like noon it's been like 8 to 9 hours. Is it safe to get drunk?

I took a 10 mg cyclobenzaprine at like noon it's been like 8 to 9 hours. Is it safe to get drunk?

Getting drunk: Irrespective of when and what you took - it is never safe to get drunk. Given that you took cyclobenzaprine it dies cause dizziness and I would avoid any alcohol for at least 24 hrs. ...Read more

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My uncle is on cyclobenzaprine and heartburn meds. He has had a migraine for a week. Is it okay for him to take imitrex (sumatriptan)? He also has high bp.

My uncle is on cyclobenzaprine and heartburn meds. He has had a migraine for a week. Is it okay for him to take imitrex (sumatriptan)? He also has high bp.

Migraine for a week?: Generally, you want to take a triptan for migraines asap at onset of migraine. Having a migraine for a week is quite odd. I personally prefer newer triptans with longer 1/2 lives like frova, relpax, (eletriptan) or zomig....I also prefer treximet over just plain imitrix. If his blood pressure is controlled and does not have any present heart disease, okay to try. Expect warm pressure around head ; neck. ...Read more

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Does taking 20mg cyclobenzaprine at once to something bad for the liver? It is the only way to get relief with my back pain.

Does taking 20mg cyclobenzaprine at once to something bad for the liver?  It is the only way to get relief with my back pain.

Cyclobenzaprine: The recommended dose is 5- 10 mg 2-3 times /day for 2- 3 wks. It needs to be at lower dose for people with liver problem. Decision had to be made based on your other conditions and medications you are on. It is better to take lower dose with other modalities to control the pain. ...Read more

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How long is flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) active. I have been taken 2x10mg pills at night for issues w/ sleep. I get up at 6:30 but around 8 I can no longer stay awake. Wh?

How long is flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) active. I have been taken 2x10mg pills at night for issues w/ sleep. I get up at 6:30 but around 8 I can no longer stay awake. Wh?

That is too much: You are taking too large of a pdose. The medication is typically written as 5 or 10 mg three times a day as needed to treat muscle spasm. You may want to discuss options with your treating physician. ...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?

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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Is cyclobenzaprine a opiat?

Is cyclobenzaprine a opiat?

No: Cyclobenzaprine is a type of muscle relaxant, and not an opoid medication (narcotic). Because it can affect the way you feel, some people can become psychologically dependent on it if they take a lot over an extended period of time. But it is not a narcotic or opoid medication. ...Read more

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What is cyclobenzaprine used for?

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What is cyclobenzaprine used for?

Cyclobenzaprine: It is flexeril, (cyclobenzaprine hcl) a muscle relaxant, is used for muscle spasms & pain. It is not a benzo. ...Read more

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Can children take cyclobenzaprine?

Can children take cyclobenzaprine?

Cyclobenzaprine can: be given to adolescents 15 years old & older for muscle spasm. The starting dose is 5 mg. 3 times/ day. It may be increased slowly by the prescribing physician to 7.5 mg. 3 times/ or to a maximum of 10 mg. 3 times/day, if needed. ...Read more

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Who should not take cyclobenzaprine?

Who should not take cyclobenzaprine?

No Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl): Ones with recent heart attack, have used MAO inhibitors within past 2 weeks, have heart arrhythmias, Congestive heart failure, Heart block or overactive Thyroid, or ones actively consuming Alcohol. ...Read more

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Can you cut cyclobenzaprine in half?

Can you cut cyclobenzaprine  in half?

Yes, if tablet form.: Yes you can, if it is a tablet (not caplet). The tablet may not be scored to facilitate even splitting. The normal dose is either 5mg or 10mg. Note that an extended release form of this medication comes in a caplet form, which you cannot break in half, but this is usually in a 15mg or 30mg dosage. ...Read more

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Can cyclobenzaprine lower sz. Threshold?

Yes, but very little: Studies show it to be less than 1% of patients, and one study quoted it as 1in a 1000 (0.1%). ...Read more