15 Mar 2010
No, Flexeril is not a benzodiazepine. It is a muscle relaxant. It works by blocking nerve impulses (or pain sensations) that are sent to your brain.
Flexeril is used together with rest and physical therapy to treat skeletal muscle conditions such as pain or injury.
- Flexeril Information for Consumers
- Flexeril Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Flexeril (detailed)
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I was tested for narcotics and alcohol recently and received a positive test result for Benzodiazepine drug. I haven't taken anything else but ...
2 answers • 17 Nov 2009
Numbness in my hands goes away when I don't take the Flexeril for a couple of days.
3 answers • 4 Jul 2010
I just want from anybody's general perspective who has taken a benzodiazepine drug for more than 1 year or other wise stated long-term and if ...
4 answers • 14 Jul 2010
I stopped taken my flexeril about a month 1\2 ago due 2 weight gain. I've been taken it about 3yrs.
3 answers • 28 Oct 2012