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

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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