Generic Zanaflex (Tizanidine) is a skeletal muscle relaxant used to treat muscle spasms associated with multiple sclerosis or spinal cord injuries. Generic Zanaflex is a break through medication and prescribed by health physicians all over the world!
Generic Zanaflex may also be marketed as: Tizanidine, Sirdalud
*Zanaflex® is a registered trademark of Acorda Therapeutics.
Generic Zanaflex is used to treat spasticity by temporarily relaxing muscle tone. Generic Zanaflex is a short-acting muscle relaxer. It works by blocking nerve impulses (pain sensations) that are sent to your brain.
Take Generic Zanaflex as directed. Your dosage will probably need to be adjusted by your doctor initially to achieve satisfactory results. Follow directions exactly. Food can change the way your body absorbs and uses this medication. Be sure to discuss this with your doctor to determine the best way to take your dose, especially when changes to your dose are being considered or if you are being prescribed a different dose form of Generic Zanaflex (e.g., tablet or capsule).
Side effects include:
Nausea, drowsiness, dizziness, constipation, unusual weakness or dry mouth might occur. If these continue or are bothersome, notify your doctor. To minimize dizziness, stand up slowly when arising from a sitting or lying position. Notify your doctor if you develop: yellowing skin or eyes, stomach pain, vomiting, hallucinations. Very unlikely but report: vision or hearing changes, urinary frequency or burning, slow or irregular heartbeat, black stool. An allergic reaction to this drug is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.