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Other name: Zanaflex (Zanaflex)
Other name: Desyrel (Desyrel)
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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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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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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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Trazodone (also sold under the brand names Desyrel, Oleptro, Beneficat, Deprax, Desirel, Molipaxin, Thombran, Trazorel, Trialodine, Trittico, and Mesyrel) is an antidepressant of the serot...
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I also have to take 8mg of tizanidine at night which is a...
" I have been taking trazadone for 10 years. I ...I also have to take 8mg of tizanidine at night which is ...body can relax and I can sleep. I love Trazadone, as it helps with chronic pain, which... "

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recently went off Tizanidine and started taking Trazodone....
" ...just recently went off Tizanidine and started taking Trazodone. Didn't realize there was ...Tramadol. I was taking Tramadol, but d... "

supplement? I do take 4mg tizanidine sometimes when I have...
" ...of supplement? I do take 4mg tizanidine sometimes when I ...tensed up. I have trazodone to help me sleep better but I don't like it. It makes my nose stuffy & when I can't breathe well, I snore,... "

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Sometimes I take Tizanidine which mostly just...
" ...strongest drug that I use is Gabapentin...I also take Trazodone at bedtime and amitriptylline. Sometimes I take Tizanidine which mostly just puts me... "

Now I take tizanidine (another muscle relaxant.) Benadryl...
" ...Flexeril for years. A few months ago, my insurance stopped paying for it. Now I take tizanidine (another muscle relaxant.) Benadryl does nothing ...them. I take Trazodone at bed... "

up? I was great with Trazodone and suntheanine. I'll...
" ...next! Odd about the tizanidine. I'm ok for one ...amped my brain up? I was great with Trazodone and suntheanine. I'll blame Valtrex. ...a kid that I had problems sleeping. The slightes... "

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for headaches. I also take Tizanidine. I use a pain roll...
" ...Tizanidine. I use a pain roll on too and RX strength Advil. I know you want to enjoy your little sweetie. I have two amazing granddaughters who were adopted from China and they are the light of my ... "

take Tizanidine(Zanaflex) and Trazadone(you may not be able...
" I take Tizanidine(Zanaflex) and Trazadone(you may not be able to take this in addition... "

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I found Trazadone great for sleep, I can't take it because...
" I'll have to look up Tizanidine, I've never heard of it! I found Trazadone great for sleep, I can't take it because ...you! Upping the Gabapentin has made a HUGE difference for me. I wish the... "

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I'm going off the Tizanidine (muscle relaxer) and adding...
" ...extremely concerned about becoming addicted to Hydrocodone/Vicodin. He probably explained to ...Anyway, I guess I'm going off the Tizanidine (muscle relaxer) and adding Trazadone. Giving it a co... "

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