Amrix vs Flexeril

Amrix
(Rx)
Flexeril
(Rx)
Amrix is a muscle relaxant.
Flexeril is a muscle relaxant.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.5
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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February 1, 2007
August 26, 1977
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
837 Discussions
42,609 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Spasms
#3 for Fibromyalgia
#4 for Neck Pain
#5 for Cramping
Amrix is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Spasms
#3 for Fibromyalgia
#4 for Cramping
#5 for Neck Pain
#6 for TMJ
Flexeril is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Fibromyalgia, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Amr
Drowsiness
10
Depression
4
Addiction
4
Nausea
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Dry Mouth
3
Burning
3
Sciatica
2
Grogginess
2
Arthritis
2
Fle
Drowsiness
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Grogginess
2
Dry Mouth
1
Fainting
1
Hallucinations
1
Nightmares
1
Rash
1
Coma
1
Mood Swings
1
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Amrix
Amr
Flexeril
Fle
Drowsiness
Amr
Fle
10
4
Depression
Amr
Fle
4
0
Addiction
Amr
Fle
4
0
Nausea
Amr
Fle
4
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Amr
Fle
3
4
Dry Mouth
Amr
Fle
3
1
Burning
Amr
Fle
3
0
Sciatica
Amr
Fle
2
0
Grogginess
Amr
Fle
2
2
Arthritis
Amr
Fle
2
0
Drowsiness
Fle
Amr
4
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
Fle
Amr
4
3
Grogginess
Fle
Amr
2
2
Dry Mouth
Fle
Amr
1
3
Fainting
Fle
Amr
1
0
Hallucinations
Fle
Amr
1
0
Nightmares
Fle
Amr
1
0
Rash
Fle
Amr
1
0
Coma
Fle
Amr
1
0
Mood Swings
Fle
Amr
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Amrix during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Flexeril during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Amrix and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Flexeril and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 15 mg, 30 mg
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Cyclobenzaprine Hcl
Cyclobenzaprine Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Amrix and Flexeril: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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