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Condition: Muscle Spasm
3/4/2014 8:14:30 PM

Reviewer: Wilfred, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 80 years old and I did some digging though probably shouldn't. Had terrible back pain and spasms. Been taking this 3 times a day for 2 days and am no better. Aleve worked better. Will finish off the pills but I am not impressed.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
2/16/2014 4:41:39 PM

Reviewer: chevy24, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had Muscle cramps and this made them go away I was on Flexeril which was working great until they stopped making it.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
1/29/2014 5:56:58 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
felt the relief of relaxation within one hour

Condition: Muscle Spasm
1/22/2014 12:10:33 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I found this medicaiton provided me NO relief for the backpain that i was suffering. Only noticeable difference was that I had very vivid dreams!I had to call my doctor to ask for something more effective. However, everyone is different. Best of luck to everyone else!

Condition: Muscle Spasm
1/13/2014 10:30:14 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had chronic neck problems and was always given flexeril but the drowsiness was bothersome. One Doctor recommended Skelaxin - what lifesaver! Ask for it though, since many Dr.s do not normally recommend it, not sure if they just don't know about it or not. It is expensive but I use half a tablet at night when I have a problem and it works wonderfully. It doesn't cause the drowsin ... Show Full Comment

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