Tizanidine

Category: Muscle Relaxer



Tizanidine Overview

Tizanidine (trade names Zanaflex, Sirdalud) is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. It is a centrally acting α2 adrenergic agonist. It is used to treat the spasms, cramping, and tightness of muscles caused by medical problems such as multiple sclerosis, ALS, spastic diplegia, back pain, or certain other injuries to the spine or central nervous system. It is also prescribed off-label for migraine headaches, as a sleep aid, and as an anticonvulsant. It is also prescribed for some symp...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tizanidine

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tizanidine out of system
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Within a 4 week span I took 30 tizanidine 4 mg. How long would this amount take to get out of your system. I have a blood test August 4. Any idea
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tizanidine 4mg or soma 350mg stronger
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Was taking soma till my insurance put me on tizanadine 4mg once a day which does nothing is that a comparison choice? ## Hello, Annie! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. No, none of the others are really as good as the Soma. The closest might be Skelaxin, which contains the active ingredient Metaxalone, so you may want to ask your doctor about trying it. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I WAS TAKING SOMA 3 AT BEDTIME INSURANCE DOES NOT WANT TO PAY FOR SOMA NO MORE THEY GAVEME TIZANIDINE 4MG HOW MUCH TIZADINE I SHOULD TAKE AT BEDTIME ## Hi I saw your thead and if your ins does want to oay for your soma, be aware that soma is an inexpensive medication. I used to get 120 and woul...
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uses of zerodol mr tab
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is zerodol mr contains tizanidine is to take tizanidine safe to humanbody is there any side effects
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Tizanidine Abnormal Dreams Hallicinations
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I have been taking Tizanidine 12mg at night and 4 mg in the morning for over 3 months and have been experiencing some alarming abnormal dreams that caused Hallicinations. It seems the Hallicinations occur when I am already tired and then take my normal medication dose at night. Until last night the Hallicinations never caused me to jump out of bed in extreme fright. I typically remember when I have the hallucinations and they always frighten me. The Hallicinations are always thinking someone is in my room and I always demand "who are you?". Last night when the same thing occurred I actually jumped physically out of bed and tried to escape my room past the hallucinated "person" and remember having difficulty getting out the door of my room. I made it out and it seemed at ...
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small white pill u 168
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I'm trying to figure out what this pill is its round and white with a score mark on one side and I u and then underneath it says 168 ## Hello, Danielle! How are you? A round, white tablet with the marking U 168 is manufactured by Unichem Pharmaceuticals and they list as containing 2mgs of Tizanidine. The FDA classifies this medication as a muscle relaxant and its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with?
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nightmareTIZANIDINE
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about a week ago I took tizanidine and woke up from a nightmare in a full blown panic attack and have not been ok since. I was put on anti anxiety meds I wish to God I would have never touched tizanidine I do not recommend them to anyone who wants to not have anxiety!!!! Horrible medication!!! ## The last time I took tizanidine, I had severe hallucinations for hours in the middle of the night. I have never experienced anything like this ever--it was very frightening. If you have this drug, I suggest you throw them out quickly. It is a horrible drug. ## I have been taking tizanidine for over ten yrs and couldn't manage without it! My muscle spasms are so bad that I would be curled up in a ball on the floor without it. I'm sorry that your body has reacted negatively to it but not ...
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what kind of pills are these, what are they for
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APO on the top TI-2 on the bottom a line going down the middle on the back ## Hello, MIchy! How are you? This tablet is manufactured by Apotex and they list it as containing 2mgs of Tizanidine. The FDA classifies this medication as being a muscle relaxant. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 4 months ago.
 
Pill I D Roxy 30
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I have a small white round pill with lines cutting it in quarters and on the other side it has E and below it is 44. I was told it was a roxy 30! Can anybody help?? ## Based on the description provided, this is NOT a Roxy. The imprint E 44 on a white round is identified as Tizanidine hydrochloride (4 mg). Manufacturer: Sandoz Pharmaceuticals Inc. National Drug Code (NDC): 00185-4400 Tizanidine is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Tizanidine Details Hope this info helps! ## Be VERY careful with tizanidine. I had an rx for it for a gunshot wound. It worked great for about a year and then literally overnight it became so powerful that it nearly killed me. I took my normal dose at 8 am and by 9am I could hardly walk, talk, etc. My ...
Updated 6 months ago.
 
Tizanidine Medication
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I have had hallucinations and terrible, very realistic nightmares. I finally figured out that it was only after I took my tizanidine. I thought I was going crazy. I am not going to take it anymore and hope that I return to normal. My husband also complained about me acting and speaking unusually. ## Glad to hear you stopped taking it. Tizanidine does seem like a pretty dangerous medication when it comes down to possible side effects. MedlinePlus lists "changes in vision" as well as "seeing things or hearing voices that do not exist" to be common but serious side effects of Tizanidine. Learn More: Tizanidine Details Have you already started looking into other alternative treatment options? ## I have had hallucinations when taking this as well! They usually occur in the da...
Updated 6 months ago.
 
4 mg blue and white capsule
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4mg on the blue side. Nothing on the white side ## Capsules with this marking that meet this description contain 4mgs of Tizanidine, the active ingredient in Zanaflex, a muscle relaxant. Common side effects can include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and dizziness. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Does this capsule have orange beads in it
Updated 7 months ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tizanidine
  • Capsule: 2mg, 4mg, 6mg
  • Tablet: 2mg, 4mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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