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Zanaflex - Tizanidine -

Zanaflex, generic drug name tizanidine, is used for muscle spasms, cramping and increased muscle tone due to spasticity. The medication is also prescribed for back pain, headaches, and trigeminal neuralgia.
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Patient Information: Zanaflex Capsules (tizanidine hydrochloride)
Zanaflex Capsules (tizanidine hydrochloride) are a short-acting drug indicated for the management of spasticity. Spasticity refers to the often painful involuntary tension, stiffening or contractions of muscles, from Acorda Therapeutics.

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