Zanaflex

Zanaflex

TIZANIDINE-(tye zan i deen)

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$0.36
Generic Tizanidine or Zanaflex is a medication for relaxing the stressed muscles in the body. The medication can assist in relieving, but not curing the painful muscle spasms (or muscle contraction) attributable to medical conditions such as multiple sclerosis and spinal or brain injuries.
Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
30 Tablets Zanaflex 2mg $0.36 $10.80
90 Tablets Zanaflex 2mg $0.36 $32.40
30 Tablets Zanaflex 4mg $0.44 $13.20
90 Tablets Zanaflex 4mg $0.43 $39.00

Details

Generic Tizanidine or Zanaflex is a medication for relaxing the stressed muscles in the body. The medication can assist in relieving, but not curing the painful muscle spasms (or muscle contraction) attributable to medical conditions such as multiple sclerosis and spinal or brain injuries.

Contraindications:

It is recommended not to use Zanaflex 4mg tablet in certain conditions such as:

• Liver disease

• Cardiovascular disease

• Kidney disorder

• An allergic reaction to Tizanidine

• Mental disorder

Drug-Drug Interactions:

The medications that may increase or decrease the activity of Zanaflex 4mg include:

• NSAIDs such as Acetaminophen

• Antihypertensives

• Antihistamines for colds, allergies or hay fever

• Oral contraceptives

• Sleeping pills or benzodiazepines for treating anxiety

• Barbiturate medications for inducing sleep

• Antidepressants

• Opioid analgesics such as Codeine, Hydrocodone or Morphine

• Antiepileptics such as Phenytoin

Dosage:

Take Zanaflex 4mg tablet by mouth; swallow the whole tablet with full glass of water. The amount of active drug that you consume depends on its potency. In addition to this, the number of doses you take each day, length of time for which medicine is taken and the permissible time between doses, all these factors depend on the medical condition for which you are taking Zanaflex.

Missed dose:

If you miss a dose of Zanaflex 4mg tablet, you must take it as soon as you can. If it is nearly the time for your subsequent dose, you must take only that dose. Avoid consumption of double or extra doses.

Overdose:

If an overdose of this medication is suspected, contact an emergency room or any local poison control instantly. The signs and symptoms of overdose may consist of difficulty in breathing or coma.

Storage conditions:

Store Zanaflex tablets at room temperature between 15-30oC away from harsh atmospheric conditions.

Side effects:

Side effects that may occur while using this medication include confusion, dizziness, low blood pressure, stomach pain, unusual tiredness or weakness, nervousness, unusual or constant rash, nausea or vomiting, yellowing of the skin or eyes, slow or irregular heartbeat, chest pain or palpitations.

Precautions:

  • Zanaflex must not be used by a pregnant female or a breastfeeding mother.
  • If you are having a problem of hypotension or low blood pressure, then also refrain yourself from the use of this medication.
  • Never take Zanaflex 4mg tablet in combination with antibiotics like Ciprofloxacin or Fluvoxamine. Using these medications in combination may bring about severe unwanted effects.