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Neuromuscular Diseases board

  1. left leg troubles
    ... tight and spasming went to the doctor and he put me on skelaxin no change took blood test came back good .thought...

Neuropathy board

  1. Skelaxin and Excruciting muscle spasm
    ... does the skelaxin actually work for you at all?if it is not actually ... relaxer that just doesn;t hit you so hard. thats alot of skelaxin to be taking,espescially if it is combined with other...

  2. Neurontin and Lyrica/Nerve pain
    ... amphetamines to stay awake for Narcolepsy. I take Skelaxin for muscle pain. I am 7 months post of from double...

  3. Always living for the next Dr. appt.
    ... resolution. I am taking a similar Rx plan as you Bextra, Skelaxin , Percocet and Neurontin which helps some but the problem...

  4. Does nerve pain get worse without treatment?
    ... side of my neck and in my left shoulder. I took some Skelaxin from the neurologist initially, but it didn't seem...
    ... side of my neck and in my left shoulder. I took some Skelaxin from the neurologist initially, but it didn't seem...

  5. Facial numbness, worse after sleep ?
    ... x-rays to look for a pinched nerve and prescribed skelaxin (a muscle relaxer) to take before bedtime. Will find...
    ... are unaware of this it could cause problems. If the Skelaxin helps you that would be an indicator. Good luck and...
    ... are unaware of this it could cause problems. If the Skelaxin helps you that would be an indicator. Good luck and...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. Strong pain medication not working anymore, any ideas?
    ... was in the beginning either. My doc just prescriped Skelaxin . It gives me huge headaches and chest pain. I d...

  2. Am I Imagining This?
    ... it didn't work for me. Most recently I was put on Skelaxin , however the side effects are a huge headache and...

  3. Anyone with Spinal Cord Stimulators
    ... currently on Morphine, Prozac, Keppra, clonipin, & skelaxin . A couple of weeks ago I had the scs trial for...

  4. Question about Neuroutin
    ... touch of the patch. I also take 2400 mg. a day of Skelaxin and 2400 mg. of Ibuprophen. Hope this helps....
    ... I have been on neurontin for 9 months, along with skelaxin , percocet, antidepressents, topomax, etc. One bad...

Restless Leg Syndrome board

  1. need new med any suggestions
    ... it just makes me non functional. I have also taken skelaxin but it causes me to vomit. does anyone else have ... tylenol 3, cant take ibuprophrine, vioxx, celebrex, skelaxin , and flexeral. thanks stephanie...
    ... it just makes me non functional. I have also taken skelaxin but it causes me to vomit. does anyone else have ... tylenol 3, cant take ibuprophrine, vioxx, celebrex, skelaxin , and flexeral. thanks stephanie [ COLOR=DarkOrange...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. Headaches not going away
    ... the spasms. I found that out the hard way. I took skelaxin to & nothing at all with that one. I remember the...

  2. My Story
    ... at my office and then come home to take a Norco and Skelaxin or Flexeril. My problem is Norco (or vicodin or percocet...

  3. Pain in the neck
    ... relaxers, but perhaps something more focused like Skelaxin or Flexeril would have a longer-lasting and more significan...

  4. question about pain relievers for ACDF
    ... spasms. I also tried other meds for spasms, Valium and Skelaxin . The only thing I use now is Skelaxin as it does not...

  5. Injections ??
    ... Motrin daily, have tried numerous muscle relaxants ( Skelaxin , Zanaflex, Flexeril), and seem to get the most relieve...
    ... bone fusing which could take up to one year. I have Skelaxin at home but they make me feel so lethargic even if ... Motrin daily, have tried numerous muscle relaxants ( Skelaxin , Zanaflex, Flexeril), and seem to get the most relieve...

  6. i had surgery for myelopathy . why did my headaches come back?
    ... getting along. Hugs, MimGregg PS, I would ask for Skelaxin , Flexeril, or Soma to help with the muscle spasms...

  7. Migraines & neck, can't take it
    ... course he said ask your doctor. For now I will up the skelaxin to see if it works @ all. Lryica can cause headaches...
    ... neck hoping that will keep them away. also upped my skelaxin . Sick of this tingling at the top of my head, do you...

  8. Rehabilatation Dr. next, whats his job?
    ... to 8 hrs,some days that will be fine others no way, skelaxin , and tylanol, well took the 2 mg of valium away ...
    ... worried when I am still in this kind of pain. Oxycodone, skelaxin , alittle motrin,now lryica, I wonder why there is...
    ... Chrissy, yes I am on oxycodone 10mg, along with skelaxin & lryica, I was on vicodin & it was only lasting about...

  9. Is it OK to take Ibuprofen 7 months post op (fusion)?
    ... does not space me out or anything. Have you taken Skelaxin ? It is a muscle relaxer? I actually think I could...
    ... had neck fusion feel OK to take it? I never tried Skelaxin . I might try it sometime soon, though....

  10. New to HealthBoard
    ... effects? For now I am on oxycodone 10mg, along with Skelaxin (other doc wrote script for percocet, have not got...

  11. Got an appointment with the Neuro, but gotta wait!!!
    ... any help you can while you wait for answers. I am on skelaxin as a muscle relaxer have no clue how it compares to ... spasms all duing that bone scan today. lot of good skelaxin did @ the time. I should not complain had good day...

  12. Has anyone here had side effects from Flezeril?
    ... sure if it's an option for you but I was just put on Skelaxin instead of Flexeril. It is less sedating and has...

  13. Any experiences with Skelaxin? Other options?
    ... term not like flexeril, I think. I read about the skelaxin , i guess you can take that long too....
    ... Yep, work interferes with my ability to take the Skelaxin at ideal intervals - but it does seem to be helping...
    ... is really bad. A have a friend who was taking the Skelaxin , but I think she stopped because it made her to tired...
    ... this in some other area because this thread is about skelaxin . Anyway I won't go on anymore except to say that...

  14. Hi/New Here
    ... year ago. Still have some pain, take 1 vicodin and 1 skelaxin daily. I just had my first PM visit post op. We...

  15. Muscle relaxers, did they help you?
    ... Neuro gave me a muscle relaxer to try its called Skelaxin . I took a half a pill and it did nothing, I was hoping...
    ... My neurosurgeon prescribed skelaxin . It did absolutely nothing to help me. It was definitely...

  16. Darvecet
    ... that is too much. I have tried Tramadol, Ultram, Skelaxin , Metocarbonal, naproxen, and others that I can't even...

  17. How long after ACDF before I feel better?
    ... the spasms disappear and he is more comfortable. Skelaxin does not work as well when the spasms are really bad...

  18. Mri Cervical Spine And A Lot Of Pain
    ... but they can't do both at once. The Dr. gave me Skelaxin 800mg every 6 hours. I have been taking Neurontin...

  19. Post 2-level ACDF -- realistic expectations for recovery?
    ... other thing, your NS might prescribe you Flexeril or Skelaxin to help you with the spasms. It might be worth a...

  20. 3wks post adcf surgery
    ... too many painkillers. i was reading last nite about skelaxin . i think i'll ask the dr. about that. it's sposed...
    ... too many painkillers. i was reading last nite about skelaxin . i think i'll ask the dr. about that. it's sposed ... Bless and take care. michelle* :) Michelle, Skelaxin was my drug of choice so to say before surgery and ... there is no nsaids in it. Perhaps what you found is skelaxin + nsaids or something like an nsaid. Last, skelaxin...
    ... We know that if he takes, say, a Flexeril or a Skelaxin , he will be asleep within the hour and out for at...

  21. Four Weeks Post ACDF C5/6 - Ouch! (?)
    ... .I'm told to take percocet and the muscle relaxer skelaxin (which I have been taking since after the surgery ... of Motrin 3 - 4 times a day for pain along with my Skelaxin ...this makes me a little nervous as I've ready many...
    ... Yea - I have a mix of different mediciines... Skelaxin , Percoet... None of those seem to do much. I did...
    ... as of the past two days... I am going back to the skelaxin to see if I can get enough relief with just that....
    ... was rough. Only : 3x 1000mg tylenol 3x 800mg skelaxin But... I survived. Not sure I could have done...
    ... on today, but I'm 1:14 mins overdo for my tylenol / skelaxin cocktail! So.... Not too bad. Think I'll take...
    ... right? :) I'm doing a little better today - only 1 skelaxin .. no tylenol. Not sure if that has been actually...
    ... All in all, one of the better days... 3x skelaxin , 1x tylenol Headaches seem to be going away - perhaps...
    ... want the full thing first night while still doing skelaxin . Anyway, about an hour into it, my neck and arm ... out today so not too much to do but I've only take skelaxin 2x and no tylenol needed to get me through doses....
    ... some wild muscle spasms now... Time for that next Skelaxin ! The other thing that my PT said was that I had...
    ... . See how today goes! It's time for my next skelaxin and if I didn't have PT, I could probably... *GASP...
    ... I thought I would be tough and just try to take a skelaxin when I "really needed it rather than before"... ...
    ... other stuff. See if any of that helps. Only two skelaxin and 1 tylenol dose today - the day was pretty okish...
    ... Saturday I had two doses of 500mg Tylenol. One dose of Skelaxin and one flexeril before sleep. Sunday I had one ... dose of 1000mg Tylenol and one Skelaxin . One flexeril before sleep. That's a pretty big...
    ... earlier today ~3:00 and I was HURTIN after. took a skelaxin and laid down... since about oh - 6 or so I've been...
    ... to give my quick update... I took one - yes one skelaxin today. That's it. Wow. And I'm not even sure...
    ... decent day. Got pluggin at 6 and didn't need the skelaxin until 11:30. Same kinda situation as yesterday...
    ... things and I have been paying since. I took a skelaxin for some extra support today for the first time in...
    ... neck pain. Hope you are feeling better after the skelaxin .......

  22. To have or not to have mylegram
    ... when I was pregnant :) ! Anyway I get send off with skelaxin and mobic and told to continue taking my ultram for...

  23. major muscle spasms in back,shoulders, chest post surgery ?
    ... Skelaxin brand name does your doc give samples? its expensive...
    ... luck! Donna P.S. My doc gave me a sample of Skelaxin . I'll go look to see if it has any other names on...
    ... Metaxalone is the generic name foe skelaxin ...I was given a sample of this years ago and had a...
    ... a ton after my posterior foraminotomy. I've used Skelaxin (here it is quite expensive) but find that good old...

  24. 10 days postop ACDF, still have twitching!
    ... stuff i.e. robaxin and generics to fancier newer stuff skelaxin much well wishes on your continued road to recovery...

  25. Need uregnt help
    ... primary doc who said it was muscle strain and after Skelaxin didn't help and he got worse, they sent him to a sports ... last week, was told it was muscle again and put on Skelaxin again. Sunday (4th July) he woke up and the lump was...

  26. Broken Cervical Screws
    ... me for two months. Thank goodness for Vicodin and Skelaxin ....

  27. Like new after c5-c6 surgery?
    ... sensations after acdf c5-6. I am taking Nuerontin and Skelaxin with not much relief. Does anyone else have this...

  28. muscle spasms???
    ... Some other meds useful for the muscle spasms are Skelaxin ( not as sedating ) or Valium,Robaxin,Soma or Zanaflex...

  29. ACDF, muscle spasms, and baclofen?
    ... for your muscle spasms maybe you might want to try Skelaxin . It is a muscle relaxer without all the side effects...
    ... surgery. The doc prescribed me vicoden 10/500 and skelaxin for the muscle relaxer. I am just 35 years old and...

  30. Neck And Headache Pain
    ... AND THEN IT STARTS ALL OVER AGAIN....IT STARTED WITH SKELAXIN , SOMA, AND NOW FLEXIRIL.......IF THIS KEEPS UP I AM...

  31. 2wks post op acdf and i need HELP!
    ... or was a little less when i took my muscle relaxer ( Skelaxin ) and then laid down and just relaxed, no difference...

  32. Three days post op today
    ... with Lortab 7.5 and Soma 350. I had Lortab 5 and Skelaxin before. He also gave me a refill on both of them...

  33. I Want This To 'GO AWAY'!
    ... all I have been prescribed is Ibuprofen, Vioxx and Skelaxin ... none of which helps me at all. Last night,...

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

  35. Surgery - what are the options?
    ... meds right now, it is calming them down: Lexipro, Skelaxin , Vioxx, and blood presssure med (don't even have high...
    ... bad since Nov. and I just keep taking meds - Vioxx, Skelaxin , Lexipro, and a blood pressure med. Massage therapy...

  36. Another newbie - my story
    ... crying, I went to the doctor. He prescribed Betrex, Skelaxin and Lortabs. That helped considerably, but with the...

  37. 14 days out ACDF C5-6
    ... female who is so very tired of pain. (on valium, and skelaxin until ns sees me; the neurologist has also switched...

  38. Is this headache related to disc?
    ... ball rolling. I have been on Valium (I hate it) and Skelaxin (muscle relaxer) since Dec. 1st - this past week I...

  39. muscle spasms
    ... spasms? I've tried flexeril, zanaflex, baclofen, and skelaxin . I also just began taking Valerian root. All have...

  40. sick of spasms!!!!!
    ... guess I still have time to go. I have found that skelaxin works pretty good for me. It didn't help before my...

  41. 7 week post op visit with NS
    ... of the arthritis drugs like Vioxx? I had to go on Skelaxin , a muscle relaxer, after my recent surgery. The spasms...

  42. Mom is back home
    ... you. I had hydrocodone (vicodin) for the pain, and Skelaxin (sp?) for spasms. Neurontin for the crazy nerve impulses ... because of her pain meds. I had a mild rash from my skelaxin , so I took benadryl tablets when I took it. I would...

  43. Surgery Was a Success
    ... gt; I'm close, I know it starts with a "D", Valium, Skelaxin , Percodan and Neurontin. With that artillary of drugs...

  44. Muscles spasms? Anyone?
    ... med for pain, and one for spasms. I think that was Skelaxin , I'm not sure. Also, your nerves grow at about 1...

  45. Eeeee Haaaaa! I'm fusin' and free!!!
    ... night cause it makes me sleepy. It works great tho. Skelaxin is great for day time cause it does not cause drowiness...
    ... pumped up with your neck muscles in no time. I take Skelaxin during the day and Soma at night. Alot of time, my...

  46. Yes, I made it through!!!
    ... the most part, but do still take the muscle relaxer ( Skelaxin ) just so I don't start having muscle spasms. Last...

  47. Topamax?
    ... found on a forum for Neuralgia. I am taking samples of Skelaxin at this time to try out rather then take Soma for...

  48. ACDF C4-5 & C5-6 for myelopathy
    ... Niki, I take Skelaxin 800 mg with the Vicodin ES and also Ativan 1 mg for...

  49. The next few days
    ... break. Have no idea what amytriptiline is (Elavil) or Skelaxin (my muscle relaxant), but I figure the less junk in...

  50. Good news and a question
    ... treatment thus far has been drugs-Elavil, more Lortab, Skelaxin . I was on Naprosyn, but my stomach doesn't tolerate...

Dental Health board

  1. Pain everyday - please help!
    ... I've been to a rheumotologist who has tried me on Skelaxin , Vioxx and Celebrex to no avail. I've seen a sports...

TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint board

  1. Important TMJ question.. please answer as i need to know by tomorrow
    ... bad which I take prn too. A good muscle relaxer is skelaxin which is mild and doesn't make you too sleepy. ...

  2. TMJ & Valium
    ... clenching and grinding. I also have flexeril, and skelaxin . I like flexeril, and in the beginning of this horrible ... the pain down from a 10 to 7. I am not sure about skelaxin yet, my doctor said it would not make me tired during...

  3. I have tmjd and it is worse than it was 2 months ago! help!
    ... my PCP prescribed - morphine, darvocette,flexeril, skelaxin , tegetol, bextra, celebrex, vicodin, diflusinal -...

  4. Could this Be TMJ?
    ... My doctor put me on nortriptyline 75 mg daily and skelaxin 800 mg as needed. At first he put me on a lower dose ... the day. When I do have breakthrough pain I take the skelaxin . I also went to an orthodontist who says that I...

  5. Is your TMJ Pain affecting your school or job?
    ... fire up. To give you some idea im taking 800mg of skelaxin twice a day and still a lot of ibruprofen. Sometimes...

  6. what medications for tmj?
    ... neurontin or flexeril. I have also tried the latter 2 and skelaxin , tegretol, darvocette, morhpine, diflusinal, vicodin...
    ... really bad shape, I will take a muscle relaxant - skelaxin or tizanidine, and that can help, too....

  7. TMJ- Migraines and Tension
    ... relaxers which you can take 1/2 at bed time (like skelaxin ) I have recently begun doing pushups every day, slowly...

  8. anyone see a chiro for TMJ?
    ... with TMJ. I started taking a muscle relaxant as well. Skelaxin . I hope this post helps helps others. It saddens...

  9. Diazepam (Valium) for short-term night use (clenching)
    ... On Friday, I was prescribed the muscle relaxant Skelaxin . I had requested it b/c of the lack of side effects...

  10. Jaw stuck open - Now terrible tension-type headaches, will muscle Relaxants help?
    ... Thanks for the response! I was prescribed Skelaxin (for daytime use b/c they said minimal side effects ... linger. She said I could call her for that if the Skelaxin caused sedation. Anyone have any experience with...

  11. surgery fossa implant
    ... Norco 7.5 to Norco 10 4 times a day and then back to Skelaxin ......800mg's 4 times a day. The skelaxin does not...
    ... you don't mind??? I take Norco 10 4 times a day and Skelaxin 800mgs 4 times a day. I had tried Soma a few weeks...

  12. tina1966..........
    ... trazadone for my anxiety and panic. For the tmj I am on Skelaxin / Norco. This has been a very hard thing to deal with...

  13. osteoarthritis or Rheumatoid ?
    ... ask him if there is anything else I can try. I took Skelaxin for about a year, but it didn't help like the soma...


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