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Methocarbamol abuse

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
When expired?: Depends on how long ago it expired and the conditions in which it was kept. The expiration date includes for most medication an extra years worth of ... Read More
Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 34 years experience
No: It will create oxidative stress in body - will cause damage to liver, kidney, skin.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Depends: Methocarbamol comes in 500 mg and 750 mg forms - 3 of the 500 mg tabs would be ok, whereas 3 of the 750 is above the recommended dose. Side effects c... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Muscle relaxer: It's a muscle relaxer used to treat muscle spasm/tightness.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
Robaxin (methocarbamol): It is a muscle relaxand that has a side effect of sedation. Used in people who have muscle spasm, usually back along with pain rx.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Rheumatology 33 years experience
Fairly normal: Some patients with this medication could feel drowsy or sleepy and you should be careful with any activity that could put you or other people at risk ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
Orthopedic Surgery 38 years experience
Comparison: Hydrocodone is for pain control, methacabamol is for muscle spasm relief.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Mandelin
Rheumatology 20 years experience
Don't: You should never take a medication that has expired.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Silver
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 24 years experience
Discuss with MD: No real serious reports of pravastatin and Methocarbamol interactions. However you should discuss with your doctor or pharmacist as other factors may ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Prob not, try iron: Methocarbamol is not likely to help very much. The most effective treatment for restless leg syndrome usually is iron pills. Although iron is normally... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
Rheumatology 46 years experience
No: There are no addictive properties to any typical muscle relaxants ( excluding valium that can be used for muscle relaxation).

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