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Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) - can it be used long term for muscle pain?

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Dr. Clive Segil
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Bad drug don't use it.

In brief: No

Bad drug don't use it.
Dr. Clive Segil
Dr. Clive Segil
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Dr. Shaun Machen
It can be very sedating, and doesn't really relive muscle spasm well.
Dr. Jeffrey Levin
Dentistry

In brief: No

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is for short term therapy of muscle spasm and pain.
If after 2-4 weeks of use, other forms of treatment should be explaored before continuing the use of muscle relaxants.

In brief: No

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) is for short term therapy of muscle spasm and pain.
If after 2-4 weeks of use, other forms of treatment should be explaored before continuing the use of muscle relaxants.
Dr. Jeffrey Levin
Dr. Jeffrey Levin
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