GENERIC NAME: cyclobenzaprine
BRAND NAME: Flexeril, Amrix, Fexmid
GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes
USES: Cyclobenzaprine is used with rest and physical therapy for short-term relief of muscle spasms associated with acute painful muscle and skeletal conditions. It is only for short-term use, up to two or three weeks.
SIDE EFFECTS: The most common side effects of cyclobenzaprine include:
Other reported side effects include:
- blurred vision,
- unpleasant taste,
- acid reflux, and
- abdominal pain or discomfort.
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