cyclobenzaprine


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relaxant

 [re-lak´sant]
1. causing relaxation.
2. an agent that causes relaxation.
muscle relaxant an agent that specifically aids in reducing muscle tension.

cyclobenzaprine

/cy·clo·ben·za·prine/ (si″klo-ben´zah-prēn) a skeletal muscle relaxant, used as the hydrochloride salt.

cyclobenzaprine

(sī′klō-bĕn′zə-prēn′, sĭk′lō-)
n.
A drug, C20H21N, that is a skeletal muscle relaxant used in the form of its hydrochloride to relieve muscle spasms.
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Furthermore, cyclobenzaprine and cyclosporine are both available in a 10 mg dose form.
A randomized trial of cyclobenzaprine for the treatment of fibromyalgia.
Rational combination therapies utilizing different mechanisms of action and that are backed by supporting efficacy data include milnacipran plus pregabalin, venlafaxine and gabapentin, and fluoxetine and either amitriptyline or cyclobenzaprine, the rheumatologist continued.
Creating a new product which provides effective muscle relief, but which avoids the somnolence and other side effects of cyclobenzaprine products and other similar products is an important goal for patients.
Pharmacologic therapy for fibromyalgia should start with low-dose tricyclic drugs, of which amitriptyline and cyclobenzaprine have been the most widely studied.
Cyclobenzaprine is a drug originally approved by the Food and Drug Administration for short term treatment of acute muscle spasm several decades ago and it is currently one of the most widely prescribed off-label medications for FM.
Rheumatologists were more likely to treat with cyclobenzaprine (64, or 86%), or alpha-2-delta ligands such as gabapentin or pregabalin (64, of 86%), compared with primary care physicians (50, or 56% and 59, or 66%, respectively).
He was placed on four concurrent terms of five years probation after pleading guilty to possession of heroin, amended from possession of heroin with intent to distribute (second or subsequent offense), possession of psilocybin, amended from possession of psilocybin with intent to distribute (second or subsequent offense), possession of cyclobenzaprine, amended from possession of cyclobenzaprine with intent to distribute (second or subsequent offense), and possession of marijuana, amended from possession of marijuana with intent to distribute (second or subsequent offense).
TNX-102 is TONIX's very low dose form of cyclobenzaprine, which the Company is developing as a first-in-class medication for the management of FM.
from manufacturing, using, offering to sell or selling its cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended-release capsules, a generic version of Cephalon's branded product AMRIX.
New Formulation of Very Low Dose Cyclobenzaprine for Bedtime Use Designed to Treat Fibromyalgia by Facilitating Restorative Sleep