I am currently taking neurontin and predisone issued by the hospital but my primary doctor is on vacation and i have prescription for flexeril. Can i take them all with no side affects?
16 Aug 2009
They can be taken together but you should be monitored (at least initially) while you are taking these, just to ensure that you don't have any side effects.
Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine) and Neurontin (gabapentin) have a moderate drug-drug interaction.
Central nervous system- and/or respiratory-depressant effects may be additively or synergistically increased in patients taking multiple drugs that cause these effects, especially in elderly or debilitated patients. During concomitant use of these drugs, patients should be monitored for potentially excessive or prolonged CNS and respiratory depression.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I still don't feel like I'm at even 70% of what I would think to be normal. I'm always waking up stiff and in pain, if I sit or stand ...
3 answers • 8 Jul 2011
have been diagnosed with Hep C. with high level of antibodies but no liver damage showing. doctor prescribed Cymbalta, Neurontin, & Flexeril for ...
1 answer • 17 Feb 2012
I have a friend who has a tendency to see her regular doctor plus go to free clinics and sometimes forgets to mention all the medications she is on ...
2 answers • 29 Feb 2012
3 answers • 17 days ago