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What is the strongest muscle relaxer?

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Dr. Muhammad Irfan
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not one agent

There are many relaxants.
I believe one medicine may work better than other in a given individual and it will also depend what is the underlying medical problem being treated.

In brief: Not one agent

There are many relaxants.
I believe one medicine may work better than other in a given individual and it will also depend what is the underlying medical problem being treated.
Dr. Muhammad Irfan
Dr. Muhammad Irfan
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Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: All will work

Anesthesiologists would probably say pancuronium or the like, but i doubt you are under anesthesia.
For muscle spasms, just about all will work at their particular effective doses. Multiple classes so like apples and oranges. Your doc will find the one with most-tolerable side-effects. Remember, exercise and stretching probably work best long-term.

In brief: All will work

Anesthesiologists would probably say pancuronium or the like, but i doubt you are under anesthesia.
For muscle spasms, just about all will work at their particular effective doses. Multiple classes so like apples and oranges. Your doc will find the one with most-tolerable side-effects. Remember, exercise and stretching probably work best long-term.
Dr. Matt Malkin
Dr. Matt Malkin
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