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 Tizanidine

Tizanidine (trade names Zanaflex, Sirdalud, and others) is a centrally acting α2 adrenergic agonist used as a muscle relaxant. 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 symptoms of fi...
tizanidine hcl

small white pill stright line on one side no.93-5163 ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Tizanidine hydrochloride (2 mg). Tizanidine is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ...

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Tizanidine-HCL

## I was prescribed tizanidine for muscle pain will this medication trigger my anxiety ## I wouldn't think it would. Everyone is different but this is a muscle relaxer and therefore has some sedating properties associated with it. If anything I would think it may calm you down some. I've taken it for years and never had an issue with it causing anxiety ## How are you doing on it, Susie? The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Are you on any other medications? ...

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tizanidine hcl 4mg

round,white,M724 ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Tizanidine hydrochloride (4 mg). Tizanidine is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ...

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Tizanidine Xanaflex

dose it have xanex in it and if so how much ## Zanaflex is actually the name brand for a medication that contains the active ingredient Tizanidine, which is a muscle relaxant. Learn more Zanaflex details here. And no, it does not contain any Xanax, which would be Alprazolam. Learn more Xanax details here. You have confused several different medications. And as to the dosage, there are different ones available. Which of these medications were you actually asking about? This information will enable me to provide you with an accurate answer. ...

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tizanidine a narcotic

Is tizanidine considered a narcotic? Thanks ## Hello, Donald! How are you? No, Tizanidine is a muscle relaxant. It may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Thank you for your response to my query as to whether tizanidine is a narcotic. You are very helpful and appreciated. ## Will Tizanidine give me a dirty U/A for benzos? ...

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tizanidine hcl 4mgcom

football shape white ri80 and cress cross on tablet ## i dont know if this my musal relaxer or not i think it is but i am afraid to take it on less i know for sure it all way tell me what it is for but this time it just says how many and at bed time so could tell me if this is a muesal relaxer ## Yes, this tablet contains 4mgs of Tizanidine, which is a muscle relaxant that is used to treat the pain from muscle sprains, strains, and spasms. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Are there any other questions? ...

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nightmareTIZANIDINE

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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Tizanidine Medication

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... ...

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tizanidine out of system

I was prescribed Tizanidine 4 mg and took 30 within a 4 week span. How long would this amount take to get out of my body? Any info appreciated! ## Hello, Beezer! How are you? The FDA classifies Tizanidine as a muscle relaxant, so there is no reason to worry about being on it. It is not addictive or habit forming. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Did you have a bad reaction to it? ## I had an awful reaction to this drug. Combined with my blood pressure medicine (Bystolic) I took one of the Tizandine in the evening - have fibromyalgia and restless leg syndrome. May husband found me passed out in the bathroom with blood flowing from my head. Evidently I passed out when I went into the bathroom during the night. I have a huge scar on m... ...

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TIZANIDINE HCL 4 MG TABLET

round whit pill, with e 44 on on side and a criss cross on the other. This is a SKELETAL MUSCLE RELAXANT ## This medication is also known as Zanaflex ## What other drug is in my tizanidine? ## Nothing. That is the active ingredient. If you want information on the inactive ingredients, then that depends on what company manufactures the pills you are taking. While inactive ingredients are considered by the FDA to be 'medically inactive', they do sometimes have an effect on some people, so finding a generic manufactured by a different company can help. Some of the most common side effects include: drowsiness and dry mouth. ## I need to know what drug it is tainted wth that effects the heart very bad. From an unproffesionable healthare worker. ## I am paralyze from chest down. If yo... ...

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expiration of tizanidine

Found a bottle of tizanidine filled in 2015. Will it be safe to take? If so, will it still work? Also can you take seroquel with tizanidine? ## This medication does not become dangerous once expired, but it may start to lose efficacy, according to FDA reports. They can be taken together, if they have both been prescribed for you, but you may experience more severe side effects than usual, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, and confusion. When was it filled in 2015? Usually, the expiration date is a year from the date it was dispensed to you by your pharmacy. ## It was filled 4/2014 and it says expires on 4/2015. Sorry looked at the expiration instead date filled, so I guess that tells me its too old, right? Thanks for taking time to reply. So are they really bad? ## I have a bootle ... ...

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tizanidine hcl 4 mg tablet car

round white pill with the number 503 on one side and an x marking on the otherside ## is tizanidine hcl considered a narcotic? i need to know if it would register as a narcotic on my son's panel. ## Hi Nick, Pill imprint 503 has been identified as Tizanidine hydrochloride 4 mg. Manufacturer: Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories National Drug Code (NDC): 57664-0503 Tizanidine is a drug that is used as a muscle relaxant. It is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act and to my knowledge, is not classified as a narcotic. You can learn more about this drug on the page Tizanidine Details I hope this helps! ...

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Tizanidine 8MG taper schedule?

What is a good taper schedule after taking Tizanidine 8 MG every night for 6 years? ## Hi Missy, Due to the length of time you've been taking this drug, it's hard to say what method might work best for you. I can only offer my opinion, but think it could just come down to making a decision based on trial and error, if you reduce the dosage by a little too much or not enough (every few weeks). If it were me in your shoes, I would try cutting the pills into halves or fractions if necessary. Then consistently take that divided dose for a period of several weeks and taper down that way. Your body should tell you instinctively if the divided dose is suitable or if you need to wait longer before tapering down again. Just remember that even if it takes you months to a year or longer to... ...

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e 44 round white pill tizanidine

I suspect my husband is insufflating pills. I found a bunch of small pills with E44 on one side and lines on the other side. Could he be making himself feel high off of these pills because they are in the same box as a broken credit card and a cut in half straw. ## Hello, Michelle! How are you? I can't say as to whether or not he's tried getting high from them, but these tablets won't do that. It is just a muscle relaxant and its common side effects usually include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Have you talked to him about it? ...

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Soma, Cyclobenzaprine or Tizanidine

Is Soma a good muscle relaxer? Right now I'm taking Tizanidine which is not working very good. I use to take Soma but they were cutting that out so I just asked for something else. Is DAN 5658 any better? ## No Dan 5658 is not SOMA. They do however make a decent SOMA ## Cyclobenzaprine is a bit stronger than Tizanidine, but it really depends on how well it works for you. Soma is the strongest available, it contains Carisoprodol, but due to how often it is abused, many doctors will no longer prescribe it. The FDA lists the typical side effects of muscle relaxants as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Have you tried taking it, yet? ...

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tizanidine 4mg or soma 350mg stronger

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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Tizanidine 4mg drowsiness and dizziness

I have been on tizanidine, for about two weeks give or take. I was wandering if anyone could tell me if the morning dose drowsiness and dizziness will lessen as I take it, sleeping a for two hours or so during the day isn't very productive. ## Tizanidine is a muscle relaxant it can cause such side effects, but yes, they should taper off after awhile, as your body adjusts to the medication, but that may take about a month. Learn more Tizanidine details here. Are you taking it regularly, rather than on an as needed basis? That's how these medications are usually prescribed. ## I've been taking it for about 3 months and it still makes me drowsy. I can't take my morning dose unless I have time to lay down and take a nap. My body gets used to most prescriptions fairly quickly... ...

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Tizanidine Abnormal Dreams Hallicinations

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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Tizanidine feels toxic, like I need to clean it out!

Basically have been trying to manage shoulder or possibly neck tensing issue for about 4-5 months now. I also try to remain active. Go to the gym regularly. One day woke up with my right side stiff, and very little feeling in it. Called doc. Who suggested this stuff. Tried it twice. And still feel...off. Foggy, light headed, random drops (then spikes) in blood pressure pulse etc. Not at my self which is normally pretty lighthearted and goofy. I called the doctor for a follow up. Doc didn't believe me saying those problems are rare. I have not taken another pill so as to avoid making matters worse. Any one else run into this? Any advice or opinions for what to do next? Any suggestions or ideas on detoxing from this stuff? ## As a follow up. I was lucky. I got into see a acupuncture s... ...

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