Muscle relaxers are used in addition to rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relieve discomfort. They are typically prescribed for short-term use to treat acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions. Muscle relaxers are occasionally prescribed for chronic pain (pain lasting longer than 3 months). Muscle relaxants are medications that help reduce muscle spasms, which are involuntary… Continue reading List of Common Muscle Relaxers
What is cyclobenzaprine? Cyclobenzaprine oral tablet is a prescription drug that’s available as the brand-name drug Fexmid. It’s also available as a generic drug. Generic drugs usually cost less than the brand-name version. In some cases, they may not be available in all strengths or forms as the brand-name drug. Cyclobenzaprine also comes as an oral… Continue reading What is cyclobenzaprine and What is Cyclobenzaprine side effects ?
You should not use cyclobenzaprine if you are allergic to it, or if you have: a thyroid disorder; heart block, heart rhythm disorder, congestive heart failure; or if you have recently had a heart attack. Cyclobenzaprine is not approved for use by anyone younger than 15 years old. Do not use cyclobenzaprine if you have taken… Continue reading What is the important information I should know before I take Cyclobenzaprine ?
Why is this medication prescribed? Cyclobenzaprine is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relax muscles and relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries. Cyclobenzaprine is in a class of medications called skeletal muscle relaxants. It works by acting in the brain and nervous system to allow the… Continue reading Cyclobenzaprine Medline Plus Drug Information