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The sedative nature of this drug means taking tizanidine for anxiety might be an option. Tizanidine acts on the central nervous system to help people relax. 


  • 2 mg every six to eight hours 
  • The dose may increase by 2 to 4 mg every one to four days until effective
  • The dose should not exceed 36 mg in one day

Side Effects

  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Low Blood Pressure

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