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

Dosage
20 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Hangover effect, Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

Jan 2, 2011

Dosage
As needed
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Sleep problems)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Hangover effect, Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
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

Dosage
20 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Sleep problems)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
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.