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What is the max dosage of soma

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
31 years experience Emergency Medicine
She : She should not try to treat herself if she accidentally overdosed. Please call your poison center and discuss this with them and get their recommenda ... Read More
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
No, don't take Soma (carisoprodol).: By now, this problem has been resolved, but for the sake of other readers, you should not take something like Soma to try to offset the stimulation of ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Soma (carisoprodol) and Tizanidine are muscle relaxants, not anti-inflammatories, that essentially turn down the volume of pain in the brain. They wor ... Read More
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Tiizanidine: Is a better muscle relaxer .i usually just switch and don't wean Soma (carisoprodol) . Don't know reason for the wean and I'm a pharmacist too
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
38 years experience Addiction Medicine
There are better: muscle relaxers than Valium or Carisoprodol which are essentially benzodiazepines and addictive. Fkexeril, Robaxin (methocarbamol) or Baclofen are be ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Magnesium: Sometimes nocturnal leg cramps are due to magnesium deficiency. Occasionally they'll be caused by very tight calf muscles which need to be stretched b ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Call 911 now: You do not know for certain what she actually took, or what else she may take or do. A would-be suicide is not herself. Call the help people.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lali Sekhon
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Sedating: Can be sedating. I'd avoid if possible.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
See a physician!: It does sound like you are in danger. You have taken a lot of medication that can sedate you. Seek help immediately !
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Soma (carisoprodol): Muscle relaxant to treat painful musculoskeletal conditions.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Prescription only: Soma (carisoprodol) is used as a muscle relaxant and I cannot recommend it due to its metabolism to Miltown, a long discontinued drug of abuse. Consi ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
None: Soma (carisoprodol) is a rx medication used for acute painful musculoskeletal conditions in adults (and as a muscle relaxant) but can be addictive in ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
12 hours: The half-life of Soma (carisoprodol) is approximately 2 hours. That's means the time it takes the blood to eliminate half of the drug is 2 hours. It t ... Read More

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