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Fibromyalgia (new Latin, fibro-, fibrous tissues, Gk. myo-, muscle, Gk. algos-, pain, meaning muscle and connective tissue...
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Tizanidine
Other name: Neurontin (Neurontin)
Other name: Zanaflex (Zanaflex)
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Gabapentin (brand names Fanatrex, Gabarone, Gralise, Neurontin, Nupentin) is a pharmaceutical drug, specifically a gamma-Aminobutyric acid Analogue (chemistry). It was originally developed for the treatment of epilepsy, and ...
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Tizanidine (trade names Zanaflex, Sirdalud) is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. It is a centrally acting 2 adrenergic agonist. It is used to treat the spasms, cramping, and tightness of muscles caused by medical problems such as mul...
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Gabapentin (brand names Fanatrex, Gabarone, Gralise, Neurontin, Nupentin) is a pharmaceutical drug, specifically a gamma-Aminobutyric acid Analogue (chemistry). It was originally developed for the treatment of epilepsy, and ...
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Tizanidine (trade names Zanaflex, Sirdalud) is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. It is a centrally acting 2 adrenergic agonist. It is used to treat the spasms, cramping, and tightness of muscles caused by medical problems such as mul...
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it safe to take tizanidine? I had a bad negative reaction...
" How long after taking gabapentin 300mg is it safe to take tizanidine? I had a bad negative reaction to Gabapentin. Watch out for any ...of time before taking w the Gabapentin but the pharmacist... "

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taking too much Tizanidine, because Gabapentin really...
" ...you're taking too much Tizanidine, because Gabapentin ...mgs of Gabapentin a day and have never experienced any... "

gave me Tizanidine, Gabapentin, and Nortiptyline....
" ...me Tizanidine, Gabapentin, and Nortiptyline. What really stinks is that all 3 of them make me drowsy and have dry... "

told by a neuro to prescribe tizanidine but gps ARE able to...
" ...as well as chasing up a referral you should ask your gp to prescribe you some gabapentin for the ...a neuro to prescribe tizanidine but gps ARE able to prescribe gabape... "

but tizanidine and alcohol made me give up drinking!...
" ...had no problem with gabapentin and alcohol but tizanidine and alcohol made me give u... "

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3 times a day. I have tried so many this helps the...
" ...in 2004-2005. I have neuropathy in hands, feet,back,and ...pain for you. I am on 3000 mg of gabapentin,&4 mg tizanidine 3 times a day. I have tried so many this helps the best. Cold weather... "

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tizanidine and it did not do anything for my condition....
" ...tizanidine and ...I use gabapentin and it works reasonably well. It controls mussle spasiums and works o... "

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use the muscle relaxant tizanidine at night. Different...
" Gabapentin has helped my sleep enormously. It has ...it. At first it was fatiguing. I also use the muscle relaxant tizanidine at night. Different people prefer different muscle relaxants or... "

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work...I began with tizanidine, it did nothing, then it...
" ...of it helps...I started on Gabapentin, but a month into it made me suicidal, then I was ...so then I was put on tramadol(which helps), and then ...would work...I began with tizanidine, it did... "

gabapentin hasnt had any side effects for me...
" ...neuropathic painkiller i take several - gabapentin, tizanidine and amitriptiline tizanidine doesnt go well with ...in the evening gabapentin hasnt had any side effects for me g... "

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