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Flexeril vs Skelaxin

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Cyclobenzaprine is a muscle relaxant medication used to relieve skeletal muscle spasms and associated pain in Acute (medicine) musculoskeletal conditions. It is the most well-studied drug for this application, and it also has been used Off-label use for ...
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Metaxalone (marketed by King Pharmaceuticals under the brand name Skelaxin) is a muscle relaxant used to relax muscles and relieve pain caused by strains, sprains, and other musculoskeletal conditions. Its exact mechanism of action is not known, b...
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Cyclobenzaprine is a muscle relaxant medication used to relieve skeletal muscle spasms and associated pain in Acute (medicine) musculoskeletal conditions. It is the most well-studied drug for this application, and it also has been used Off-label use for ...
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il, I was taking Skelaxin. I didn't notice any dry mo...
" I have been taking Flexeril for several months now and the dry mouth is always a side effect for me, too. It really helps my muscle spasms, so ...taking Flexeril, I was taking Skelaxin. I didn't... "

my fibro pain. My ex-doctor states that \"it does not wor...
" I take Skelaxin 800 mg tid and find that it works wonders for my fibro pain. My ex-doctor states that \"it does not work\" but I know I ...ex!). I find it to have fewer side effects... "

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first Prescribed me Skelaxin but my insurance wouldn't...
" My Doctor first Prescribed me Skelaxin but my insurance wouldn't ...Doc switched it to Flexeril. For me it works really well with mild to moderate muscle pain, restlessness, and getting sleep. I... "

I barely notice that it works and it seems to keep me awake...
" ...lot of medications, but haven't experienced the kinda of side effects or weird feelings others have said they get from Flexeril. I've noticed it doesn't ...My dr gave me Skelaxin recently, a new and very... "

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Well, flexeril helped me and skelaxin did nothing, so maybe...
" Well, flexeril helped me and skelaxin did nothing, so maybe the opposite will be true for... "

did nothing for me,skelaxin helped but was way too...
" i have taken Zanaflex and it worked wonders for me. i have ...most. soma made me very sick,flexaril did nothing for me,skelaxin helped but... "

did nothing for me, flexeril did work for me though...right...
" ...skelaxin did nothing for me, flexeril did work for me though...right now... "

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that was prescribed by my primary. It made me very nauseous...
" ...have a bottle of Skelaxin that was prescribed by my primary. It made me very nauseous when taken as prescribed. I then tried Flexeril which seemed better. My physiatrist told me ...becoming habit... "

Flexeril over the last 9 years....it seems to work well for...
" ...certain medicine...I have gone from Flexeril...to Skelaxin...then Robaxin....Skelaxin...and now back to Flexeril over the last 9 years....it seems to work well for me this ...he is willing to prescribe... "

lexeril is quite different for me also, made me very groggy...
" I've taken Skelaxin and Robaxen, no side effects but not much good for nerve pain. Flexeril is quite... "

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