A 23-year-old male asked:
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is methocarbamol safe to take for painful and debilitating back spasms? what are the most common side effects?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
It is safe: The most common side effect is sedation.
Answered on Apr 28, 2017
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