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How Can I Get A Restfull Nights Sleep?

How Can I Get A Restfull Nights Sleep?

I Get off to sleep fine as I am always tired. I wake every couple of hours in pain. Even turning over in bed hurts. My doctor is neither understanding or helpful. 😟

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I take Zanaflex because I took Flexeril for so long it no longer worked I also have a 4 inch memory foam mattress pad that helps tremendously.

posted over 5 years ago

Hi!

Hi!

I feel extreme tightness in my lower back that comes around into my abdomen. It feels weird and really hard on my bally, pushing the organs inside. Any of you have this?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

How many Zanaflex should I tske for pain of Fibro

posted about 1 year ago

Zanaflex

Zanaflex

Is it anticholinergic?

(I'm trying to avoid anticholinergic drugs out of concerns about developing dementia.)

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Zanaflex (tizanidine) is an Alpha2-adrenergic agonist. It decreases spaticity by increasing presynaptic inhibition.

posted almost 4 years ago

Does Anyone Use A Muscle Relaxer? If So How Does It Help?

Does Anyone Use A Muscle Relaxer? If So How Does It Help?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Hi @A MyFibroTeam Member! Thanks for your feedback! 😊 I had to stop swimming because of the chloride in the water so I do yoga. I do have a whirlpool at home and also a stool in my shower, both… read more

edited, originally posted 5 months ago

Pain Meds

Pain Meds

I wanted to know what kinds of pain meds ppl have tried n if they work.
I use to be on hydrocodone But they me off that now I take tramadol. It work kinda

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

@A MyFibroTeam Member, after fighting and treating pain, I have found a combination of 1-3 Vicodin 5/350 mg each tablet and Flexeril 20 mg at bedtime.

posted almost 6 years ago

Muscle Relaxers

Muscle Relaxers

I have seen that some of you take muscle relaxers and I would like to know what kinds & if they work well. I feel like my body is constantly tense. Thanks for any help

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Sorry Metax alone. One word

posted over 6 years ago

Burning

Burning

Anyone have burning throat/lip?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

it may be an allergic reaction to the med's !

posted over 6 years ago

Medications

Medications

I am on lyrica, cymbalta, and zanaflex for my fibro is the other meds that might help for pain fatigue joint pain and held with energy.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thanks Krissy. I'm going to do some research about vitamins and which ones will help with my symptoms.

posted about 6 years ago

Skelaxin

Skelaxin

My doctor just added Skelaxin to my medications, I was wondering if anyone else is on it or has tried it and their thoughts. πŸ’œ

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Muscle relaxer

posted over 5 years ago

Muscle Relaxer

Muscle Relaxer

Anyone tried muscle relaxer called tizanidine, generic for Zanaflex? My pain doctor just switched me to that from baclofen. Baclofen was not helping the painful spasms in my back.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I am on it now and it's helped me a lot. I get sleep now and had so much trouble sleeping before.

posted over 6 years ago