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Can you take flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) 2months after a heart attack?

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Dr. Ehsan Ansari
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Probaly not safe

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) should not be taken in the early stage of heart attack.
It potentiates norepinephrine. Caution is suggested in patients with cardiac disease. It's better to discuss this further with your prescribing doctor.

In brief: Probaly not safe

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) should not be taken in the early stage of heart attack.
It potentiates norepinephrine. Caution is suggested in patients with cardiac disease. It's better to discuss this further with your prescribing doctor.
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

I am unaware of contraindications for flex early and cardiac disease.

In brief: Yes

I am unaware of contraindications for flex early and cardiac disease.
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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