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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 vs Flexeril

Baclofen
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Flexeril
Other name: Lioresal Lioresal
Other name: Cyclobenzaprine Cyclobenzaprine
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
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2.2
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3.0
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2.1
Concern level
2.9
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Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, and Gablofen) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid. It is primarily used to treat spasticity and is under investigation for the treatment of alcoholism.It is an agonist for the GABA B recep...
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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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Allergies
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Weight Gain
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Addiction
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About Baclofen
Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, and Gablofen) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid. It is primarily used to treat spasticity and is under investigation for the treatment of alcoholism.It is an agonist for the GABA B recep...
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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 switching me to flexeril. Might that work better...
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" ...but I'll post anyway. I have been on Baclofen for two and a half years. I've been taking 30mg each 4 times a day and I keep having spasms in one leg and my back. My doctor has talked about switching... "

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also used to take flexiril, but that made me really tired!!...
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" i get perscribed baclofen as well, it works great for me!! I also used to take flexiril, but that made me really tired!! Also you should be fine to take it at work, but... "

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was diagnosed and was prescribed flexiril too. After being...
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" ...I was diagnosed and was prescribed flexiril too. After being diagnosed I was put on baclofen. The baclofen works better, which told my doctors... "

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eeling,, But it gave me nightmares (really sleep paralysis)...
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" ...if it's real Bad,,, I take Relafin 2xday. They prescribed me Baclofen(muscle relaxer) & that really helped me & it dosn't have the drowsy feeling,, But it gave me nightmares (really sleep... "

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I think it's a good thing that they're limiting Flexeril to...
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" ...Also, if a person takes too much Flexeril, it causes toxicity and ...in younger age groups. I think it's a good thing that they're limiting Flexeril to those younger than ...relaxers on the market. Have you... "

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for so long. I'm allergic to flexeril, but I do take a...
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" Interesting- I usually am so tired too so I was amazed I was awake ...for so long. I'm allergic to flexeril, but I do take a ...fibromyalgia. I used to take baclofen sometimes too & long time... "

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I tried Flexeril which didn't help much, but I have tried...
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" Yes I have my Chairi malformation pain there. All I can ...your side. I have had many a sleepless nights trying to sleep with ...Hope it subsides soon. I tried Flexeril which didn't help much, but I have... "

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to baclofen. It is an antispasmotic drug. It helps a bit...
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" ...according to my dr. I tried flexeril during the day, but it didn't do anything for me. My dr switched me to baclofen. It is an antispasmotic drug. It helps a bit more than... "

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rked well for me without any sedating feelings...but then I...
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" ...never had any relief from baclofen...but that isn't to say you won't. Flexeril worked well for me without any sedating feelings...but then I never suffered... "

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made me very sleepy and did not work well for me. I...
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" ...most of the spasm meds. Flexeril made me very sleepy and did not work well for me. I would have to ...4mg (1-2 pills every 4-6hours)and baclofen (20mg every 8 hours) work ...best for me! I take baclofen... "

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