Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)
What is Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) used for?
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine HCL) is an oral muscle relaxant prescribed as a short-term treatment for muscle spasms. The medication operates by blocking nerve impulses in the muscles to stop sudden involuntary movements. This treatment is commonly used along with rest and physical therapy to cure your condition. Your physician may also recommend its use for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)?
Strictly follow your physician's instructions while using Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine HCL) to ensure the safest and most effective results from treatment. The typical dosage is one tablet administered three times a day, but your individual directions will depend on your age, weight, health condition, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water and may be taken on an empty stomach, even though a meal or snack is recommended prior to use if you experience nausea. Avoid chewing, splitting, or crushing the tablets prior to use as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents. Always ask your physician any questions you have regarding the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride)?
Some patients using Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) have reported experiencing side effects including:
Serious side effects possibly requiring emergency medical attention are faintness, tremors, irregular heartbeats, increased heart rate, chest pain, hallucinations, or loss or coordination. Inform your physician as soon as you experience any intense or worrying symptoms to make sure the necessary adjustments are made to your application frequency or dosage to stop more health problems from occurring.
Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride) should not be prescribed to patients with congestive heart failure, heart block, a heart rhythm disorder, or a thyroid disorder. Also inform your physician if you have glaucoma, an enlarged prostate, problems with urination, or liver disease as these conditions may cause unexpected health problems requiring alterations to your treatment.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Benzaday 15 (Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.