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Is Robaxin A Narcotic
Methocarbamol (trade name robaxin, (methocarbamol) which is marketed by actient pharmaceuticals in the United States and pfizer in canada) is a central muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle spasms. Because of potential for side-effects, this drug is considered to be a high-risk ...Read more
Robaxin (methocarbamol) toradol: Yes you can.Get a more detailed answer ›
Drug Abuse: No. These are designed to be nearly the same medication. Taking them both is not in any way a sign of healthy behavior. ...Read more
Xanax (alprazolam) & robaxin: Are two very different medications. If you are concerned about withdrawal from xanax (alprazolam) — I don't think robaxin (methocarbamol) will prevent that. However, if you are looking to calm yourself — sometimes robaxin can be calming. Please discuss with your physician/ psychiatrist. ...Read more
Yes if prescribed.: If the prescribing physician knows that you have both then they are okay to take together. ...Read more
I am in extreme pain from spondylolisthesis & nothing works but robaxin (methocarbamol). Why could that be?
I need to stop, using for 10 years, each month I take 100 mg morphs, when that's gone liquid opium. I heard robaxin (methocarbamol) helps, will this help?
Opioid Dependency: If you want to stop using opioid medications, see your physician for treatment. There are several approved medications for this condition. Be sure to ask if you physician does this type of treatment; as it requires additional training not provided in medical school. Opioid abuse can ruin your life. It can cause respiratory depression and end in accidental death, . Robaxin (methocarbamol) is a muscle relaxer. ...Read more
Prescribed robaxin (methocarbamol) 4x/day, what intervals should they be? Would 2 at once lengthen the effect? Only last 2hr on 1 & can't sleep well, spasms waking me
Robaxin (methocarbamol) 500 might: Not be enough. Try 750 mgs 4 x a day. Or try cyclobenzaprine 10-20 mg a day. ...Read more
Have fibromyalgia, pt n nerontin, no help. On sulindac400 MG day, Robaxin (methocarbamol) 1000 to 1500 a day. Life changing but times pain is bad. What else can help?
FM: FM is a difficult Dx to make. True FM is rare. Nothing works but beware of suicidal thoughts. If so GET HELP. TheRobaxin (methocarbamol) is worthless. You might try another NSAID like diclofenac or meloxicam. Robaxin (methocarbamol) is sedative and a more specific one may be of a little help. Try meditation or other psychologic therapy. It can help a lot. ...Read more
A natural or synthetic alkaloid compound that has morphine-like qualities. Other examples are codeine, heroin, Meperidine (demerol). They are classified based on their intrinsic activity & where they interact in the central nervous system. They are involved in pain transmission ...Read more