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Fairport, NY
A 52-year-old female asked:

What is the dose of baclofen for sleep and are the lowest doses the most effective?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Not for insomnia: The primary use for muscle spasticity and neuropatic pain. Sedation and sleepiness are common side effects. Baclofen is available 10 and 20 mg tablets. The usual starting dosage is 5 mg three times a day, which can be increased by 5 mg every 2-3 days until adequate pain relief is obtained.
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Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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