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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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How can severe muscle spasms in the body be treated?

Due to a mix up because I no longer live in the same state as my,MD was without my soma for,a day. I take 4 350mg at night due to severe muscle spasms after 3 spinal fusions, 2 knee replacements, ACL.bakers cyst on knee replacement knee. I felt horrible without the med that night and felt my body was jumping up out the bed . Last night I had the meds but my husband said I was screaming out 3 times and had to shake me awake. I just know I woke up After sleeping 12 hours then took,a 4 hour nap. I have 18 holes of golf in the morning and don t know what to expect You are a bunch of no good $$$$$$$$ is what you want
Mon, 2 Apr 2018
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The drug for muscle spasm is tizanidine or thiocolchicoside or chlorzoxazone as these are prescription drugs. Please contact your local doctor he will prescribe these. Just relax. You may try mind relaxation techniques like deep breathing.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Varinder Joshi
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