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cyclobenzaprine - oral, Flexeril

GENERIC NAME: CYCLOBENZAPRINE - ORAL (sye-klo-BENZ-uh-preen)

BRAND NAME(S): Flexeril

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USES: Cyclobenzaprine is used short-term to treat muscle spasms. It is usually used along with rest and physical therapy. It works by helping to relax the muscles.

HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually 3 times a day.The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. This medication should only be used short-term (for 3 weeks or less) unless directed by your doctor. Do not increase your dose or use this drug more often or for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of side effects will increase.Tell your doctor if your condition persists after 2 to 3 weeks or if it worsens.




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