How are you? Zanaflex? or tizanidine hydrochloride is a centrally acting α2-adrenergic agonist used
as a muscle relaxant.It is used to treat the spasms, cramping, and tightness of muscles caused by medical
problems such as multiple sclerosis, spastic diplegia, back pain, or certain other injuries to the spine or
central nervous system. It does not show in drug tests but overdose sometimes can be detected.
Narcotic refers to opium, opium derivatives, and their semi-synthetic or fully synthetic substitutes. It is
sometimes used inaccurately to refer to any illegal drug or any unlawfully possessed drug. Zanaflex does not
belong to this group.
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