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    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    8/31/2016 1:07:07 AM

    Reviewer: awakeinpain, 55-64 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This has worked for me perfectly well, with or without a pain medication and I have been told to cut back to 4 a day by my Family Practitioner, who likes to prescribe nothing effective but kept my Rx as it was working for my deteriorating back, discs herniating, no surgery, have had immediate effect with epidurals but skeptical of M. D.'s pushing these over medications with less side-effects. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    5/7/2016 3:32:35 AM

    Reviewer: Sherbenou, 55-64 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This had more then just spasm it helped me sleep too did not wake up groggy.

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    4/7/2016 12:47:20 PM

    Reviewer: Tali, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It is the only muscle relaxant that helps my severe spasms in my jaw, back, and spine. It is getting harder to find a physician who will prescribe it though.

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    3/21/2016 6:15:04 PM

    Reviewer: PSL Lady, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Aside from sometimes making me sleepy I haven't had any problems with the drug. If I'm wide awake then they don't make me sleepy or drowsy, but if I am physically exhausted or slightly tired then they will usually help me to sleep pretty quickly. After 12 years of talking them I would never take them and drive unless I know for sure I am well rested and wide awake. It doesn't help ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Muscle Spasm
    2/19/2016 4:18:42 PM

    Reviewer: Gramma in Pain, 55-64 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    When I was first prescribed the medication and given the Qualitest brand, it worked like a charm. I was able to do whatever I needed to do. But since doctors won't prescribe anymore, and are being over reglulated, I get the Sun brand, with the 442 or the CL 220 imprinted brand, they are ineffective. I don't know how that can be, when you look them up, they appear to be the same medicati ... Show Full Comment

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