Review: Zanaflex and Ms Contin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Zanaflex and Ms Contin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 676 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Zanaflex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of tizanidine hydrochloride. It is often used in muscle spasms.
Ms contin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain.
On Oct, 16, 2013: 676 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zanaflex, Ms Contin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zanaflex (tizanidine hydrochloride)
- Ms Contin (morphine sulfate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zanaflex, Ms Contin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zanaflex, Ms Contin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome||14|
|6||Coeliac Artery Compression Syndrome||7|
|7||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome||5|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
- Back pain
- Multiple sclerosis
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tizanidine hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By marg: Does cprs cause scoliosis
(for a 29 year old woman who has CPRS, Scoliosis, and takes Lyrica, Morphine)
I have been suffering with CPRS for over two years now and have now been diagnosed with scoliosis. Are the two conditions related.
(Number of patients like marg: 1,388)
- By Dkuron : Do patients that find enbrel not working so well have good results switching to humira?
(for a 47 year old woman who has Psoriatic Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Hypertension, and takes Enbrel, Norco, Morphine Sulfate, Lantus, Novolog Mix 70/30, Metoprolol Tartrate, Lisinopril, Lovastatin, Meloxicam)
I have been on Enbrel for 6 months. The first several weeks noticed no real improvement, then for about three weeks I was like a new person or the old me, it was wonderful. Then I had a flare and never regained the momentum from prior to the flair. Although it was still and improvement from pre-enbr ...
(Number of patients like Dkuron : 12,673)
- By Michael Tyler: Can tizanidine make rls worse being on it for long time. this is a 55 year old female that has to get up from bed and pace even after taking as prescribed. their should be alternate meds to help.
(for a 55 year old woman who has She Has Had 2 Open Heart Surgeries For Valve Replacements. Anxiety Meds But Dont Know If That Helps., Diabetic Controlled Well With Meds, and takes Tizanidine Hydrochloride)
I can't help but feeling the tizanidine is not the answer. I believe she has been given too many meds and I want her to get some restful sleep. At times, she just is so exhausted. I'm concerned since I want her condition (if there is one )to be dealt with. We are about to get married.
(Number of patients like Michael Tyler: 275)
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- By Irene: Hair loss, no elevated mood or depression, nausea, tiredness
(for a 46 year old woman who has Loss Of Hair, Loss Of Libido, Depressed Mood, Nausea, Visual Disturbance, Urticaria, Obstipation, and takes Morphine)
Due to hair loss I switched over to Morphine. The hair loss goes on. While taking Tramadol for 5 month I've already lost 2/3 of my long and thick hair. In about 3 month I'll be bold - as a woman. Tramadol elevated my mood. Morphine doesn't. It might even depress me - who knows? Taking 60mg at onc ...
(Number of patients like Irene: 1,304)
- By Icantremember: Off label use of drugs for peripheral neuropathy causing memory loss
(for a 56 year old man who has Peripheral Neuropathy, and takes Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Lyrica, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Savella, Methadone Hydrochloride, Axiron, Baby Aspirin, Senna, Colace, Oxcarbazepine, Gabapentin)
I have peripheral neuropathy with standard symptoms of burning, tingling, stabbing pain on the tops of my feet. I have had this condition for over 15 years getting worse over time. The last 5 years I have seen a couple of doctors and through trial and error we settled on a combination of Savella and ...
(Number of patients like Icantremember: 7,409)
- By Ichikirei: Savella & synthroid hell!
(for a 47 year old woman who has Hypermetanephrinemia, Insomnia, Palpitations, Hyperhidrosis, and takes Flexeril, Dilaudid, Morphine Sulfate, Fentanyl, Synthroid, Savella)
Within 15 minutes of taking Savella, the heat starts in my face and the sweating begins unrelentlessly. And the palpitations begin right away and later will be strong enough to wake me from sleep. Its horrible! I cant go anywhere! I cant tolerate any additional heat anywhere! And if I go out, I m ...
(Number of patients like Ichikirei: 6,932)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Zanaflex (tizanidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat muscle spasms. Ms Contin (morphine sulfate) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Zanaflex is used in:
- Ms contin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Zanaflex alternatives:
- Ms contin alternatives:
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