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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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Tizanidine vs Xanax

Tizanidine
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Xanax
Other name: Zanaflex Zanaflex
Other name: Alprazolam Alprazolam
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2.9
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2.2
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3.1
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for Spasms
2.4
Concern level
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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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Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA...
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Weight Gain
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Irritability
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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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Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA...
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for which I take Xanax. To relieve dystonia symptoms,...
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" ...attacks for which I take Xanax. To relieve dystonia symptoms, ...take morphine sulfate and tizanidine. Was this... "
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January 22, 2016
Morphine sulfate and xanax should not be taken together. I took them bothfor about a year and several times I had incidents where I lost control of my bowels and my bladder. One of my docs said I was close to death when that happened.

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full night's sleep. We have a memory foam topper that helps...
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" ...heating pad for cramps, but tizanidine, Lunesta and xanax get me a full night's sleep. We have a memory foam topper that helps. Good luck. Definitely talk... "

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a day safely with the least amount of withdrawl (withdrawal...
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" How do you taper of tizanidine (8mg) and xanax (up to 5 mg) a day safely with... "

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mg tizanidine I'm rx'd and working my way through 4 pints...
" ...DPH to potentiate that 1mg xanax 300mg pregabalin and 4mg tizanidine I'm rx'd and working my way through 4 pints ...sure I don't pass out. Tizanidine on it's own will put... "

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tizanidine is awesome for a 4 hour nap! works wonders. used...
" tizanidine is awesome for a 4 hour ...coming off of heroin and xanax. 26... "

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done really well getting down to 2mg of Xanax. Hopefully...
" ...away together. That's huge! She's done really well getting down to 2mg of Xanax. Hopefully it won't be long ...retrain her thinking about the Tizanidine. It's really a shame that... "

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is taking 4-6mg of Xanax, way to much and thats a good day,...
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" On a good day she is taking 4-6mg of Xanax, way to much and thats a good day, most of it ...at night, which inhibits stage 3-4 sleep cycle. The Tizanidine she is up to 24mg a day. Last night... "

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now if tizanidine hdrochloride and xanax made of the thin...
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" ...hydrochloride the same medication. Is Tizanidine hydrochloride a generic version of xanax? Added 11 Dec 2010: ...if... "

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it OK to use Zanaflex for sleep while tapering off Xanax?...
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" Is it OK to use Zanaflex for sleep  while tapering off... "

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know if tizanidine hdrochloride and xanax made of the th...
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" ...hydrochloride the same medication. Is Tizanidine hydrochloride a generic version of xanax? wanting to... "

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