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Condition: Muscle Spasm
9/28/2013 1:20:14 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I would take the 4mg pills more often if they didn't make me drowsy. They DO help with muscular pain. I often take a quarter of one in the daytime to "take the edge off" As with many meds, long term use may require a dosage increase. If you take 2 at once, you will feel like jelly and sleep very well.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
8/6/2013 3:29:00 PM

Reviewer: looneylulu9, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Muscle Spasm
7/20/2013 11:49:57 PM

Reviewer: screen name, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Works great, just does not last long. I have DISH and bad muscle spasms. I have bad dreams sometimes but it is better than the spasms.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
7/11/2013 9:27:10 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
just started taking this a month ago and its been good. makes me a bit sleepy but when halved it doesn't.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
6/17/2013 3:07:12 PM

Reviewer: janet.sawyerbrown, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take 4mg 3 times a day sometimes but usually just at bedtime for severe back spasms. I have to have water by the bed because I get very thirsty. I find I wake up after 4 hours of sleeping and sometimes have strange dreams. I can deal with these things because I feel better and have relief from the pain of the spasms. I started taking Cymbalta as well and the two together are great for me. I have ... Show Full Comment

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