Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Sunday, April 17, 2011 Rhonda, Community Member, asks

Q: I twisted my left ankle, can I take Flexeril to help me with the swelling?

Answer This
Answers (1)
Scooter, Community Member
4/19/11 2:49pm

Flexeril is a muslce relaxer so it doesn't help with swelling. Motrin or other NSAID's help with swelling and pain.Good luck.  Scooter

Reply
Answer This

Important:
We hope you find this general health information helpful. Please note however, that this Q&A is meant to support not replace the professional medical advice you receive from your doctor. No information in the Answers above is intended to diagnose or treat any condition. The views expressed in the Answers above belong to the individuals who posted them and do not necessarily reflect the views of Remedy Health Media. Remedy Health Media does not review or edit content posted by our community members, but reserves the right to remove any material it deems inappropriate.

By Rhonda, Community Member— Last Modified: 04/19/11, First Published: 04/17/11