Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)
What is Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) used for?
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) is an oral muscle relaxant prescribed as a short term treatment for muscle spasms. The medicine prevents nerve impulses in the muscles to prevent involuntary muscle movements. This medication is normally prescribed along with rest and physical therapy to treat your condition. Your doctor may also prescribe it to be used along with other medications or for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)?
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) is normally administered three times each day at a dosage or one tablet, but your particular instructions will be determined by your doctor based on your age, weight, health condition, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a full cup of water and may be taken with or without food. A meal or snack may be suggested prior to use if you get an upset stomach. Do not split, chew, or crush the tablets before use as this may destroy or change the effects of their contents. Ask your doctor or pharmacist any questions you have about using the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)?
Side effects that may occur while using Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) include:
Stop taking the medication and contact your doctor immediately if any worrying or intense symptoms occur such as tremors, deterioration of spasm symptoms, irregular heartbeats, chest pain, or faintness. These conditions may require lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent more health problems from occurring.
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) should not be used by patients who have congestive heart failure, heart block, arrhythmias, or a thyroid disorder. You are also recommended to inform your doctor if you have glaucoma, an enlarged prostate, urination problems, or liver disease as these conditions may cause unexpected health problems requiring adjustments to your regimen.
Strictly use Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.