Cyclobenzaprine

StarSapphire's Cyclobenzaprine History (Stopped)
20 mg Daily Oct 09, 2009 - Jul 01, 2010
As needed Dec 31, 2010 - Feb 28, 2011
20 mg Daily Feb 28 - Jul 17, 2011
Stopped Expense and Change in health plan coverage Jul 1, 2010
Stopped Course of treatment ended Jul 17, 2011

StarSapphire's Cyclobenzaprine is for…

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Pain
  • Sleep problems

StarSapphire's side effects of Cyclobenzaprine…

  • Hangover effect Dec 31, 2010
  • Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence) Dec 31, 2010

Evaluations


Jul 17, 2011

  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

Jan 2, 2011

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Having severe back spasms, so started taking the Flexeril again--10mg once or twice per day. It causes sleepiness and "hung-over" feeling.

Jul 1, 2010

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fibromyalgia: Moderate
  • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Slight
  • Perceived effectiveness for Sleep problems: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

About Cyclobenzaprine (Prescription Drug)

Cyclobenzaprine is a centrally-acting skeletal muscle relaxant used in the treatment of muscle spasm associated with acute painful musculoskeletal conditions.

Learn more about Cyclobenzaprine in our Cyclobenzaprine Community Report.