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Gabapentin vs Tizanidine

Gabapentin
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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 t...
" How long after taking gabapentin 300mg is it safe to take tizanidine? I had a bad negative reaction to Gabapentin. Watch out for any... "

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taking too much Tizanidine, because Gabapentin really...
" Sounds like you're taking too much Tizanidine, because Gabapentin really has ...take 2400 mgs of Gabapentin a day and... "

gave me Tizanidine, Gabapentin, and Nortiptyline....
" ...the ER, the neurologist gave me Tizanidine, Gabapentin, and Nortiptyline. What really stinks is that all 3 of them make... "

by a neuro to prescribe tizanidine but gps ARE able to pres...
" hi there as well as chasing up a referral you should ask your gp to prescribe you some gabapentin for the buzzing feelings ...be told by a neuro to prescribe tizanidine but... "

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

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3 times a day. I have tried so many this helps the...
" ...&radiation in 2004-2005. I have neuropathy in hands, feet,back,and under ...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... "

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tizanidine and it did not do anything for my condition....
" I have taken tizanidine and it did not ...my condition. I use gabapentin and it works reasonably well. It... "

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use the muscle relaxant tizanidine at night. Different...
" Gabapentin has helped my sleep enormously. It has also reduced stress and ...was fatiguing. I also use the muscle relaxant tizanidine at night. Different people prefer... "

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

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

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