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  1. toe pain
    ... Flexeril.. doesn't work for me. I have been using Skelaxin for 3 years now.. which is a muscle relaxant, but ... doesn't work for you.. maybe see if you can try the Skelaxin . Hoping you are feeling a bit better today.. keep...

  2. fusion coming soon
    ... vicodin down to 1, 5mg pill per day, and 1/2 800mg of skelaxin a day. Most days, I am tolerating pain on that. So...

  3. many issues
    ... muscle relaxers out there. Personally, I swear by Skelaxin and have been using periodically when needed for the...

  4. Pain free, but not free from back stiffness!
    ... relaxers? If not, that is also a good resource. I use Skelaxin and swear by the stuff. It does the job, but doesnt...

  5. Lyrica for Nerve Pain?
    ... awake, especially if it goes into spasm (even with Skelaxin , Vicodin, vitamins, hydration, heat, ice, patches...

  6. Meds Question
    ... out for at least a few weeks and stay on my dose of skelaxin and vicodin. Well if I could have done that before...
    ... out for at least a few weeks and stay on my dose of skelaxin and vicodin. Well if I could have done that before ... of the meds you tried out of your system. I was on Skelaxin and vicodine and it never touched the nerve pain....
    ... am now averaging 1 5mg vicodin and 1/2 800mg tab of skelaxin per day. When things are hurting more... I up the...
    ... am now averaging 1 5mg vicodin and 1/2 800mg tab of skelaxin per day. When things are hurting more... I up the...

  7. In trouble and don't know what to do next.
    ... make the puke my guts out! I take vicodin too and skelaxin for spasms. I had a fusion done at L4-L5 just over...

  8. I'm back! Had spinal fusion....
    ... close enough! hahahaa. Good thing, I didnt need the skelaxin last night with taking the Neurontin. It acted like...

  9. Little help reading CT results please
    ... mm Thanks for your advise , my doctor prescribed Skelaxin 800mg 1 every 8 hours and cymbalta 60 mg at bedtime...

  10. Leg Pain after Back Surgery
    ... used to get muscle spasm's but not anymore , I had skelaxin for that. Just burning and thumping pain for me ,...

  11. I.R.E. After Fusion ( workers comp )
    ... these garbage pill's he been feeding me (cymbalta / skelaxin ) The doc who tested me shook his head when I told...

  12. Can't wear my shoes!!!!!!!!!!!1
    ... For muscle spasms, ask your doctor for Flexeril or Skelaxin . And just in case, you could up your potassium intake...

  13. How long to fuse/go back to work?
    ... more than 3 hours at a time. I am taking tylenol and skelaxin . I am suppose to start neurontin but am afraid to...

  14. Has anyone ever experienced this ?
    ... my left side of my back still hurts a little , one skelaxin (800mg) 4 shots of rum and a beer, and I was ready...

  15. Toes trouble with back pain
    ... of march> and the vicodine<5-500>, valium <5mg>and skelaxin <800mg> is not working. I also had some pain in my...

  16. 4 weeks;fusion..very happy..ALMOST SCARE
    ... in my back around the hardware is muscle spasms and skelaxin works better than robaxin. Started with the icyhot...

  17. hi can somebody help
    ... just gonna have to go back to the dr and get more skelaxin ...
    ... you know your body, so do what feels best for you. Skelaxin has been one of my best friends when I needed it for...

  18. Whats the deal with Scarring and therapy for Micro D recovery?
    ... just taking vicodine for the pain. I stopped taking skelaxin and muscle relaxers alike includig the valium. I am...

  19. What to expect once I wake up after fusion
    ... and could only lay on my sides. The muslce relaxer skelaxin didnt' work very well, once I got home I started taking...

  20. What Do I Do Now?
    ... Management specialist, and am on three different meds ( Skelaxin , soma for nighttime, and Celebrex). NOTHING has worked...
    ... medicine that will help you. It seems redundant to be on Skelaxin and Celebrex and would especially watch out for those...

  21. Pain in back under left rib
    ... currently treating it with pain meds. They have me on Skelaxin (a muscle relaxer), and Ultram(a synthetic pain killer...
    ... rest (obviously) and prescribed me a muscle relaxer ( Skelaxin ) and Vicoden for severe pain. I have been getting...

  22. Neurontin? anybody else taking?
    ... spinal adjustments below the shoulders, stretching, Skelaxin muscle relaxants, the taping of my lower back and...

  23. Any one Celebrex or Mobic? Cant use IB anymore
    ... prescribed me celebrexx (but gave me mobic samples) and skelaxin . Also gave me some limited vicodin, but i never used ... those. I took the skelaxin and mobic as needed, and it worked great for me.....

  24. 4 weeks;fusion..very happy..ALMOST SCARE
    ... to soften them up? Or isn't that a good idea? The skelaxin (muscle relaxer) I'm taking now doesn't seem to do...
    ... .. I slept all night again with no drugs...the skelaxin seems to help the shoulder pain so I'm taking that...

  25. Pain
    ... rush to the medicine cabinent... I take Ultracet and Skelaxin ... they don't do much for the pain... just take the...

  26. long trip - any suggestions?
    ... get more comfortable. Aside from that, I was taking Skelaxin (muscle relaxer) and a generic drug similar to Celebrex...

  27. Does Skelaxin make anyone else queasy?
    ... something else? I have never had any experience with Skelaxin , but I take Zanaflex 2 at bedtime for my spasms in...
    ... I take Skelaxin and haven't had any problems with it. One reason I...

  28. Pain Management Suggestions
    ... seems to take more to work. I've just been prescribed Skelaxin but it doesn't seem to do much good after a week of...
    ... kinds of meds, vicodin, ultracet(ultram), flexeril, skelaxin , neurontin, you name it. I took these pills in different...

  29. back spasm relief???
    ... is usually the best for me. I recently got a Rx for Skelaxin so we'll see if that helps next time. Good luck!...

  30. Will it ever end? Meds, PT,Doc..New MRI results showed....
    ... since I have had it so it must have helped. I take 1 skelaxin a day, with the 6 4mg dilaudid taken either 3 at once...

  31. Radicular Pain & Topamax?
    ... weeks and did not improve. Went to MD and he gave me Skelaxin to relax the muscles and Ultram for pain and said ... the Ibiprofen as above. Within 2 hrs of taking the Skelaxin the spasms decreased a whole lot and I could turn...

  32. Pills and more Pills !
    ... Funny thing is I take Neurontin / Skelaxin / Tramadol / Mobic. I did take some today. It makes...

  33. Old fusion new problem
    ... And it hurts like mad. I was giving neurontin and skelaxin and mobic and tramadol. I am a walking zombie. And...

  34. How Long Does It Take For Muscle To Heal After Surgery???
    ... down stairs. The Doc has me on Tramadol / Neurotin / skelaxin /Mobic all these do is make me drowsy. :)...

  35. Positive Feedback for Cortisone/Steriod Injection
    ... S1 disc herniation and taking percocet, motrin and skelaxin for the first 10-weeks it having it barely minimize...
    ... S1 disc herniation and taking percocet, motrin and skelaxin for the first 10-weeks it having it barely minimize...

  36. Need some info on epidural injections
    ... was and did not feel a thing. I am currently on Skelaxin (muscle relaxer), mobic (for inflamation), gabitrel...

  37. oxycontin and lortab
    ... I take tramadol and skelaxin plus mobic and I cannot sleep because of pain ?? ...

  38. Upper back spasms...help! Doctor have no clue!
    ... skelaxin ? I tried it, didn't do anything for me either. You...

  39. Vioxx, Celebrex, Bextra
    ... myself hurting a lot more that I used to. I also take skelaxin , gabitrel (for leg pains), and Ultract (if I need...

  40. 3 weeks post-op and still having major muscle spasms and pain, want opinions please!!
    ... say? Has he put you on a muscle relaxor. I took Skelaxin a very short time and they went right away and never...
    ... just to the bathroom, or around the house. I tried skelaxin a long time ago, it didn't alleviate my spasms....

  41. Degenerative Discs & Pain Management
    ... sleeping good at nights, All I get is Tramadol and skelaxin , It helps a little. I called an ortho spine Dr. yesterday...
    ... strong pain meds on me ? I am taking tramadol and skelaxin and Mobic, But nothin works :) Is there a web site...

  42. Cannot lay on back without pain.
    ... can ask my NS? Ive been on them all, Soma, Flexeril, Skelaxin (made me want to puke my brains out). Maybe its worth...

  43. Fusions only last up to 6 years???
    ... spine, I said no more. Now all I have is tramadol and skelaxin for pain, They dont work. Is there anything out there...

  44. Spasms after surgery
    ... doctor will prescribe you something like Flexeril or Skelaxin . Just an idea. whackedback...

  45. swelling and more swelling
    ... drugs, Better give me more than Mobic, Tramadol and skelaxin , NONE works for me ! I swear Im going Postal ! :)...

  46. Too Much Post-Op Pain, Please Help!!
    ... refill it until March 8th, however I have alot of Skelaxin 800mg I used to take 3 a day, I will have to go back...

  47. Ruptured Discs at L5/S1 & L4/L5
    ... Xanax or Valium. The meds I have tried so far are skelaxin , Vicodin, and Prednisone. I did not like any of them...

  48. Pain Management put me on Methadone today! Anyone familiar??
    ... put me on...I cant remember the name of it... not skelaxin , or flexaril... its one I never hard of..... but she...
    ... popular one these days ... probably more similar to Skelaxin than Flexiril (which knocks me out)....

  49. Post OP L5-S1 Micro-D-VERY Embarrasing Question
    ... it was!....and called me in Zanaflex....I had tried Skelaxin , but it did not help...the zanaflex seems to be doing...

  50. Back spasms after lumbar fusion surgery
    ... my muscles in my back just couldn't relax. I took Skelaxin and only had to take it a few weeks and I was all...

  51. Does walking help your back?
    ... regular basis, but I have taken both Flexeril and Skelaxin . Most of the time I was taking these meds, I wasn ... but I couldn't focus and I was not alert. I think Skelaxin doesn't affect me quite as much, so if you need a...

  52. what a difference a doctor can make
    ... stimulator He sent me home with percocet 7.5/325, skelaxin (muscle relaxer)and xanax He told my husband that ... to no percocets maybe a norco now and then random skelaxin and havent had a xanax for a week. This is a doctor...

  53. What Now??
    ... is just scar tissue and told me to keep taking my Skelaxin and increased my scrip for Percocet. I went to my...

  54. question about valium and back pain
    ... prescribed flexeril, but I know some people who have taken skelaxin (Spelling?)...
    ... I've used Skelaxin a lot, and can't say enough good things about it ...

  55. SKELAXIN...has anyone taken this??
    ... Skelaxin served me well. My docs had first prescribed Flexeril ... the last surgery and a few months before, I've used Skelaxin . Post op, I had 800mg pills. (just in spasm control...
    ... different medications they have for each. I call Skelaxin a "soft" MR... alone, I really couldn't tell I was ... feel a little "lite".. if you know what I mean. Skelaxin is a gentle medication - at least it was for me. ... wishing it'd knock me out. Generally though, I use skelaxin and it releases the tightness - yes, helping the pain ... . I don't think Skelaxin alone would do it for me though. Skelaxin and naprosyn...
    ... Flexeril. It worked great. My doc switched me to Skelaxin and it is VERY EXPENSIVE like $150 for a month's supply...
    ... so far and due again in february. i was given the skelaxin ...800 mg to be taken 1/2 at a time 2 x day and am...
    ... I took Skelaxin once. Never did a thing for me. I flushed the stuff...
    ... so far and due again in february. i was given the skelaxin ...800 mg to be taken 1/2 at a time 2 x day and am ... suffer from a paradoxical effect from most meds. Skelaxin is a synthetic, I believe. They didn't do anything...
    ... I have taken both flexeril and skelaxin . I am now on tizanidine. All don't do much but make...

  56. Attacked, Doctor not concerned with pain...
    ... without anything are pretty much unbearable. I'm also on skelaxin which isnt really helping either. He won't even give...

  57. One-Sided Back Pain/Inflammation
    ... better type of muscle relaxent than cyclobenzaprine or skelaxin that I've tried too. Thanx again, Matt S...

  58. What are us back problem people taking for meds?
    ... I have tried, Flexiril and Skelaxin ....which of course are both muscle relaxers, neither...
    ... currently on 10/325 norco every 4 hours and 800mg skelaxin every six. i am fours weeks out of third back surgery...

  59. I want non-surgical success stories-any?
    ... aleve as well as muscle relaxers (flexeril and then skelaxin ). That was about 2.5 months ago. At this point,...

  60. soar back all over
    ... there that also might help. Soma, Flexeril, Zanaflex, Skelaxin etc... but none of them ever really helped me. ...

  61. Simmons Mattress
    ... Got switched to Soma, terrible headaches. Then to Skelaxin , only thing I noticed was my muscle cramps were WORSE...

  62. C1 and C2 Subluxation?????
    ... beyond bad sleep posture. They took Xrays, gave me skelaxin and tylenol 3. I thought "end of story" The pain...
    ... oxycodone for the pain and flexeril. The tylenol 3 and skelaxin was just about worthless. I also have to wear a neckbrace...

  63. Flexiril
    ... does much for me. I just recently got switched to Skelaxin . It helps a little more. You could take Flexeril...

  64. Experiencing Pain again after discectomy/Laminectomy of L5-S1
    ... For the spasms in the past there is a drug called Skelaxin . I hope you find some relief. I hope your doctor...

  65. Muscle Relaxers: Flexeril vs. Soma
    ... see if doc has samples of skelaxin works wonderfuly well for me and little side effects...
    ... it didn't seem to relieve my spasms & neither did Skelaxin ....

  66. Neck Pain/Cervical Pain
    ... MS Cotin, three 300mg of Neurontin, four 400mg of Skelaxin , two 200mg of Celebrex, three 2mg of Gabitril, and...

  67. Someone Please Help Me....
    ... Aquatic Therapy Multiple Times, have been on Flexerol, Skelaxin , Nerontin, Bextra, Baclofen, Vicadin, Predisone and...

  68. Lower Back
    ... SIZE=2][FONT=Tahoma]HI, and welcome to the boards. Skelaxin is a muscle relaxant that may give you some relief...
    ... SIZE=2][FONT=Tahoma]HI, and welcome to the boards. Skelaxin is a muscle relaxant that may give you some relief ... Good luck. Carol[/FONT][/SIZE] I can sy that the Skelaxin is doing nothing for the pain! i cant bend over or...

  69. Broken tailbone, back pain
    ... doctor has just switched me to another muscle relaxer ( Skelaxin 800mg, 4x daily) plus a low dosage of an antidepressant...

  70. zanaflex
    ... this medication? I've had much better luck using Skelaxin . It's a much better muscle relaxer, doesnt have near...

  71. surgury or not, you will have no choice
    ... steroids med such as Medrol), (muscle relaxed such as skelaxin . & (optional pain medicine this is going to vary depending...

  72. Scheuermanns Kyphosis, Scoliosis, DDD, etc
    ... started with treatment, along with ibuprofin tabs ans Skelaxin . I believe that the doctors will add more details...

  73. Anyone whos had disc nucleoplasty
    ... I am just living with it at the moment. I do take skelaxin for the muscle spasms, and I use one of those small...

  74. A few questions, help please
    ... Neurontin, Nortriptyline, Celebrex, Norflex, Vioxx, Skelaxin , Predinsone, Bextra, Darvocet, and Zoloft. Current...

  75. anyone had a muscle spasm in their sacrum and did it affect the sciatic nerve
    ... I do have Skelaxin for muscle pain but how do you know what a muscle...


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