What is a IG 283 pill?
Pill with imprint IG 283 is Yellow, Round and has been identified as Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride 10 mg. It is supplied by InvaGen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.. Cyclobenzaprine is used in the treatment of sciatica; muscle spasm and belongs to the drug class skeletal muscle relaxants.
Is cyclobenzaprine a scheduled narcotic?
The Drug Enforcement Administration does not currently have Flexeril scheduled as a controlled substance, though the drug does have a slight potential for abuse by some due to its sedating effects 1,2,3.
Can cyclobenzaprine help with anxiety?
Can cyclobenzaprine help with anxiety? Cyclobenzaprine should not be used for anxiety. It can cause some of the same side effects that many anti-anxiety medications do, such as drowsiness and sleepiness. But, it is not meant to be used for this purpose.
Will cyclobenzaprine make me sleepy?
Cyclobenzaprine oral tablet may cause drowsiness and dizziness. This is more likely to happen in the few hours after you take it.
Is cyclobenzaprine a benzo?
Benzodiazepines are central nervous system depressants that cause drowsiness and cyclobenzaprine is a muscle relaxant. Common benzodiazepines include diazepam (Valium), alprazolam (Xanax), lorazepam (Ativan), temazepam (Restoril), and clonazepam (Klonopin). Brand names for cyclobenzaprine include Flexeril and Amrix.
What classification of drug is Cyclobenzaprine?
Cyclobenzaprine is in a class of medications called skeletal muscle relaxants. It works by acting in the brain and nervous system to allow the muscles to relax.
Is cyclobenzaprine 10 mg a controlled substance?
Cyclobenzaprine is used in the treatment of sciatica; muscle spasm and belongs to the drug class skeletal muscle relaxants. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Cyclobenzaprine 10 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).