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 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
I had a seizure last night ran out of klonopin over a week ago as well as my zanaflex don't know what caused it
5 answers • 28 Mar 2013
I am a single parent of three small children (4,3,18 months), i was just prescribed flexeril and after reading the reviews I am a little worried ...
4 answers • 29 Apr 2014
I know in the past there were only barbiturates, nowadays you don't hear anything about it, only benzodiazepine.
1 answer • 28 Apr 2016