Description: Tizanidine is a short-acting muscle relaxer. It works by blocking nerve impulses (pain sensations) that are sent to your brain. Tizanidine is used to treat spasticity by temporarily relaxing muscle tone. Tizanidine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Description: Tizanidine has rarely caused very serious (rarely fatal) liver disease. Tell your doctor right away if you develop symptoms of liver disease, including: persistent nausea / vomiting, severe stomach...
Description: Tizanidine is a prescription drug that comes as an oral tablet and an oral capsule. Tizanidine oral tablet is available as a brand-name drug Zanaflex. It’s also available as a generic drug. Generic...
Description: Tizanidine is a short-acting muscle relaxer that's marketed under the brand name Zanaflex. It's used to treat muscle spasms caused by certain conditions such as multiple sclerosis, ALS, or spinal...
Description: Tizanidine is used to relieve the spasms and increased muscle tone caused by multiple sclerosis (MS, a disease in which the nerves do not function properly and patients may experience weakness, numbness, loss of muscle coordination and problems with vision, speech, and bladder control), stroke, or brain or spinal injury.
Description: Tizanidine, sold under the brand name Zanaflex among others, is a medication that is used to treat muscle spasticity due to spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis. Effectiveness appears similar to baclofen or diazepam. It is taken by mouth.
Description: Zanaflex ® (tizanidine hydrochloride) tablets are available as 4 mg white, uncoated tablets containing tizanidine hydrochloride 4.58 mg, equivalent to 4 mg tizanidine base. Tablets are provided as follows: bottles of 150 tablets (NDC -10144-594-15).
Description: Tizanidine is a short-acting drug for the management of spasticity. Because of the short duration of effect, treatment with tizanidine should be reserved for those daily activities and times when relief of spasticity is most important. Tizanidine is available under the following different brand names: Zanaflex.
Description: Tizanidine (Zanaflex) is a drug used to treat the tendency of muscles to spasm, typically resulting from neurological problems. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication. Multimedia: Slideshows, Images & Quizzes
Description: Usual Adult Dose for Muscle Spasm. Initial dose: 2 mg orally every 6 to 8 hours as needed-Peak effects occur in approximately 1 to 2 hours and last for 3 to 6 hours; treatment can be repeated as needed to a maximum of 3 doses in 24 hours; gradually increase dose by 2 to 4 mg at intervals of 1 to 4 days until satisfactory reduction of muscle tone is achieved.
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