New: Mobile-mode and night-mode!

Are you a harm reduction organisation using TripSit? Let us know about you!
Notice something wrong with this page? Let us know!

Cyclobenzaprine

Basic Information

Summary

Muscle relaxant and CNS depressant used to relieve skeletal muscle spasms and associated pain in acute musculoskeletal conditions. Sometimes prescribed off-label for treatment of fibromyalgia or as a sleep aid. Has little recreational value alone, but may potentiate some opioids. May cause drowsiness, dry mouth and dizziness.

Depressant

Depressants are drugs which reduce arousal and stimulation in the user, characterised by a depressing of mental and physical functions.

Read more on TripSit Wiki...

Habit-forming

These drugs pose a higher risk of causing habit forming behaviour, take particular care with the amount and frequency they are taken.

Read more on TripSit Wiki...

Common

Common drugs are those which are well known and widely used among the drug community. This doesn't necessarily mean they are safe, but it usually comes with a longer relative history of use in humans with which to establish a safety profile.

Dose

Oral
Light2-5mg
Common5-10mg
Strong10-15mg
Heavy15mg+

Duration

All ROAs
Onset15-45 minutes
Duration6-12 hours
After-effects1-6 hours

Warning

Do not mix with other CNS depressants, or within two weeks of a MAOI.

Aliases

flexeril
apo-cyclobenzaprin
fexmid
novo-cycloprine

See TripSit Wiki for more information about drug interactions

Interactions

No interaction information for Cyclobenzaprine