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Tizanidine (Zanaflex) is a centrally acting a2-adrenergic agonist. It is used to treat the spasms, cramping, and tightness of muscles caused by medical problems such as multiple sclerosis, back pain, or certain injuries to the spine. more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Fibromyalgia
731
80%
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
259
85%
Chronic Pain
51
96%
Back Pain
21
100%
Migraine Headaches
13
100%
Overall, 83% (1136 Members) find Zanaflex helpful
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Zanaflex Reviews

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to drowsy quit
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Works well
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don't remember
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It helps spastic muscles its a muscle relaxant better than Soma and not a narcotic.
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It helps. 4mg., 3 x daily
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it helped relax my muscles, but i couldn't take the drowsiness, so i stopped taking it.
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used when I 'm severe pain
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I often switch it up with Flexeril
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also helps me to sleep
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It definitely helps but I can only use it at night because it's sedating.
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Discussions

  1. Discussion: Zanaflex
    Zanaflex is not an opiate. It is used to "relax" your muscles, and hopefully, the pain that may be caused by tensed muscles. I have degene... [More]
  2. Discussion: Zanaflex
    I had an Appt. today with the neurosurgeon,They want me to start taking something called Zanaflex? I looked this one up and I don't want to be doing t... [More]
  3. Discussion: Zanaflex
    Glad to hear that it works for you. I take Zanaflex as well and have found it to have the least side effects compared to other muscle relaxers. The... [More]
  4. Discussion: Zanaflex
    Yeah, and yes I took Zanaflex for many, many years. It was the only muscle relaxant that worked for me without side effects. The dose can really var... [More]
  5. Discussion: Zanaflex
    I have been recently having horrific back and leg spasms and had my Pain doc appointment yesterday. He prescribed Zanaflex to go along with my pain m... [More]