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How does robax platinum therapy work for pain?

How does robax platinum therapy work for pain?

Does it work ?: Well, it has Ibuprofen in it which is an anti-inflammatory agent, and Methocarbamol which is a muscle relaxant and if indeed it does work, this information should be self explanatory. ...Read more

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Does robax platinum work?

Does robax platinum work?

Discuss with MD: Not much experience with the combination drug here in the usa just yet. It is much more commonplace to find in canada, however, the medications that it is made from can be quite effective for mild low back discomfort but should be under the direction of your doctor. Ibuprofen and Methocarbamol (robaxin). ...Read more

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Is robax platinum safe while breastfeeding?

Is robax platinum safe while breastfeeding?

Likely safe: The Methocarbamol portion of this med has few studies but is considered probably safe in breast feeding. Observation for mild sedation is listed as a side effect.The Ibuprofen is well known as very safe during breast feeding. See hall t "medications and mothers milk" 15ed, 2012. ...Read more

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Will taking robax platinum every day for a few months make you have withdrawals if discontinued?

Will taking robax platinum every day for a few months  make you have withdrawals if discontinued?

Depends on dose: Weaning off of methocarbamol can be safely done if you have been taking it regularly for a few months but the extent to which the weaning schedule is recommended, it would depend on the dosing. I would speak with your prescribing physician for guidance. ...Read more

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Could robax platinum help treat a sharp, stabbing pain in my thigh?

Could robax platinum help treat a sharp, stabbing pain in my thigh?

Possibly: Robax platinum is a combination medication including a muscle relaxant-methocarbamol and an anti-inflammatory-ibuprofen. If you have stomach ulcers and gastritis or high blood pressure problems those would be reasons not to use this. ...Read more

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Can i take robax platinum if im breastfeeding? My baby is 14 weeks old

Can i take robax platinum if im breastfeeding? My baby is 14 weeks old

Methocarbamol: Is a class c drug during pregnancy, with known risks that must be balanced against benefits. It's excreted in breast milk. The american academy of pediatrics website, aap.Org, says it is compatible with breast-feeding. ...Read more

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I am having really bad back spasms and have been in a lot of pain for the past few weeks. Can i take robax platinum while nursing a 10 month old?

I am having really bad back spasms and have been in a lot of pain for the past few weeks. Can i take robax platinum while nursing a 10 month old?

Back spasms: It is unknown if Robaxin (methocarbamol) passes through breast milk and it is unknown if it is harmful to nursing babies. Discuss with your doctor before taking Robaxin (methocarbamol) while breastfeeding. Warm moist towels applied to the back muscles may help eliminate the spasms. Again, discuss a treatment plan to eliminate the back spasms. ...Read more

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1.) Is robax a stimulant? And should people with an arrhythmia take robax?

1.) Is robax a stimulant? And should people with an arrhythmia take robax?

Robax or robaxin (methocarbamol): Is a skeletal muscle relaxant, and may cause CNS depression. It is not a stimulant. If you have a history of abnormal cardiac rhythm, as always, consult with your doctor regarding the risks/benefits and side effects of robaxin (methocarbamol) in your case. Good luck! ...Read more

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