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spasm is a sudden, involuntary Muscle contraction of a muscle, a group of muscles, or a hollow Organ (anatomy), or a similarly sudden ...
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Baclofen 8,996 Valium 8,367 Botox 5,295
370,948 conversations around the web about Spasms to help you make a decision
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Flexeril
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Robaxin
Other name: Cyclobenzaprine (Cyclobenzaprine)
Other name: Methocarbamol (Methocarbamol)
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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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Methocarbamol (trade name Robaxin, which is marketed by Actient Pharmaceuticals LLC in the United States and Pfizer in Canada) is a central muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle spasms. It is the carbamate of guaifenesin, but does not prod...
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Insomnia
7
Depression
6
Drowsy
6
Addiction
5
Migraines
4
Withdrawal
4
Nausea
3
Weight Gain
3
Arthritis
3
Groggy
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Tiredness
9
Addiction
7
Headaches
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Drowsy
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Anxiety
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Nerve Pain
6
Nausea
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Sleepy
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Depression
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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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About Robaxin
Methocarbamol (trade name Robaxin, which is marketed by Actient Pharmaceuticals LLC in the United States and Pfizer in Canada) is a central muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle spasms. It is the carbamate of guaifenesin, but does not prod...
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" Hey, Ender. Yes, I take robaxin. For me it works great. It will make you sleepy at first, though, but ...much, much better than Flexeril. I had a paradoxical reaction to flexeril. It actually ... "

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" ...taking flexeril? i get graphic nightmares, my depression returned, i ...crap! robaxin didn't do anything for me. but ...b/c of my history of insomnia and bipolar. flexeril supposedly works li... "

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" Flexeril vs.Robaxin I originally started out taking flexeril which worked pretty well. Then I went to the ER one night and they switched me to to Robaxin. It doesn't seem to do... "

" ...the Robaxin. I'm only to take it at bed time, though. Before the Robaxin I was on Flexiril. I notice no help with my main chronic pain issue, but when I stop taking them my scoliosis-related pain... "

" ...others. I have tried Robaxin, Soma, and Flexeril with varying results. The Flexeril simply helps me sleep....good on it's own. The robaxin and the soma have helped me added to the pain meds.... "

" ...in my legs. I switched to Robaxin and it seems to work ok for me. Flexeril worked best, but, my body... "

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" Flexeril gave me a paradoxical reaction. AND come to think ...rigid and painful. I take robaxin/methocarbomal now and it's... "

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" ...2005. I was on Robaxin for a ...working for me. My back doctor recently switched my medication to Flexeril and I am happy to say it is helping with m... "

" ...all. My dr. gives me Savella when she has samples, but she doesn't like to give me pain meds. She is trying to switch me to Flexeril after taking Robaxin. I thin the Robaxin works bertter. I hav... "

" ...I'm so glad that Robaxin is working so well for you and ...normally bad flare season. I've been using Flexeril for years and it has helped me. It takes the edge off the pain. We must of be... "

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