Evaluation of a muscle relaxant on sequelae of third molar surgery: a pilot study.


OBJECTIVE The aim of this preliminary study was to evaluate the influence of the muscle relaxant tizanidine following third molar surgery on the main variables trismus and pain as well as on swelling. STUDY DESIGN Fifty healthy patients participated in this prospective clinical study. The test group received tizanidine (4 mg in the evenings for the first… (More)