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... When you first start taking it yes it will make you sleepy. What you need to know is sleep is what you need. Your doctor prescribed this so you would get some of the rest you truly need. Sleep is a needed thing with Fibro. ... (36 replies)
... inflamatory and a muscle relaxer in it, but sometimes I do need to take flexeril. I take it usually when my ribs are full of myofascial ropes of knots. But........there are times that hasn't worked either and have had to go to ER to get a muscle relaxer by IV. ... (19 replies)
... ryday, I had started taking something everyday for the pain, whether it be advil, tylenol, maxalt, or vicoden for migraines. I look back and think, what happened to me? ... (47 replies)

... With so many other things I have tried, I had forgotten all about my bottle of Flexeril until Sunny here on the boards posted about it. I am extremely sensitive to meds so I do not need much. I took 5 mg last night, and that was helpful for sleep. I think it is whatever your body needs and whatever you can handle. ... (6 replies)
... I am newby and was wondering how others take Flexeril. My doc started me on 5 mg for week one and wanted me to increase it by 5mg each week up to 40mg if needed. I have been taking 20mg and I didn't think that it was working so I dropped to one the pass two nights so that I could stop taking it. ... (6 replies)
... dows. I read but did not retain it all so I'll give my pennies on the thing that stuck in my head. That was the fuzziness in the head feeling. Are you taking the flexeril at night? ... (4 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel. I was diagnosed a couple of months ago and when the doctor said "lifelong condition" I felt like he punched me in the stomach. He also said that the chances of complete pain relief is slim. ... (7 replies)
New to forum
Mar 25, 2012
... vitamins I take Flexeril for sleep. ... (4 replies)
... I notice a difference with pain when I take it. ... (10 replies)
... I take flexeril, but never noticed an side affects from it other than dry mouth and it makes me tired. That's why I only take it at night, unless I'm going to be home all day and the spasms are real bad. Been on it for 3 or 4 years, CRAFT disease keeps me from recalling exactly. ... (10 replies)
... Thank you Woodswalker! Unfortunately no facility will take my mother, other than a nursing home. ... (15 replies)
... Taking care of anyone that's bed bound is tough enough , but add dementia to the mix and you really do have a full plate. The stress of it all can compound your FM. ... (15 replies)
... I went to see my rheumy on monday and I asked her about it. She wants to take xrays and an MRI of my lower back before she'll sign off on disability since I will be including the back problems as one of the causes. ... (15 replies)
... not want to move. Just no way to live... Still feel like that allot which is when I take Tramadol. ... (10 replies)
Xanax and Flexeril
Jun 15, 2011
... I figured I stay sleepy enough. Plus flexeril is very addictive. I work in a dr.s office and we have several patients that have a dependency on it. I take xanax for my nerves, but it doesn't help with my fibro either. Pretty much anything you can take for fibro is going to make you tired. ... (36 replies)
... thanks! I have in my head that I HAVE to take something during the day, most of you on the board don't, you just deal with it :) (36 replies)
... During the day I take percocet, neurontin and flexeril. None of these make me drowsy. It is however funny how the flexeril, when I take it at night does make me sleepy. But not enough to tire me out during the day. ... (36 replies)
... Hey happy to see you..I totally understand what you are saying about the meds. I would much rather be on them too as long as they are helping my quality of life.. ... (15 replies)
... Well, I did go to the doctor. He filed it under workman's comp. Says is seems to be all muscular and told me to take 400 mg of ibuprofen as needed daily and gave me a script for flexeril for night. ... (7 replies)
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