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Amrix® (cyclobenzaprine ER) is a prescription medication used to treat muscle spasms, which are involuntary muscle reactions. It is a long-acting muscle relaxant that is taken just once a day. Currently, it is the first and only muscle relaxant approved for once-daily use.
 
This drug is not suitable for everyone. It is important to discuss the prescribing information for Amrix with your healthcare provider before beginning treatment. For instance, you may not be able to use this product if you are taking certain medications, have certain allergies, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
(For more information on this drug, click Amrix. This article goes into more detail about how the medicine works, general dosing guidelines, and safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.)
 
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