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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Many potential: Always read handout about your medication from pharmacy. This should have your answer. Range is as simple as lightheaded all the way to something seri ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelenne Tuitt
9 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle relaxer: Methocarbamol is a muscle relaxer. Most common side effects are dizziness, tiredness, headache and nausea. If you notice symptoms, consult your Doctor ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
YES: This is a powerful muscle relaxant with sedation noted as a side effect.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
It is safe: The most common side effect is sedation.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Cyclobenzaprine: is a muscle relaxant. It works by blocking nerve impulses and pain that are sent to your brain. Valium, an anxiolytic, is not classified as a skeleta ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Excessive hunger: Hard to be sure but I recommend you take methocarbamol on day 1 and gabapentin on day 2. If thinks are OK as noted above, keep doing it that way. Th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theresa Henderson
40 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Near same: Both Soma (carisoprodol) and Methocarbam are muscle relaxants. The Soma (carisoprodol) may not have been working as well for you as your MD would like ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: All drugs can have side effects. Methocarbamol can cause drowsiness, dizziness, stomach upset, blurred vision, change in urine color, itching, rash. I ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Methocarbamol: No it is not bad to take methacabamol. As with any drug you want to take it for muscle spasm symptoms an then discontinue it when you no longer need i ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
No: It has the most favorable side effect profile of all muscle relaxants when it comes to mental clouding.
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