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Is it okay to mix methocarbamol and acetaminophen?

Is it okay to mix methocarbamol and acetaminophen?

Yes.: Don't take more than 3000 mg of Acetaminophen per day. Used to be 4000 mg upper limit, but even this level can be harmful. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Methocarbamol (Definition)

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


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What is the onset for Robaxacet extra strength? (400mg methocarbamol and 500mg acetaminophen)

What is the onset for Robaxacet extra strength? (400mg methocarbamol and 500mg acetaminophen)

If you mean: How long does it take for drug to act its variable..full stomach?? Empty stomach....with the latter about 30 minutes to one hour! ...Read more

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I mistaken Methocarbamol for Tylenol (acetaminophen) I'm 30 weeks pregnant .help please! Can this harm my baby?

I mistaken Methocarbamol for Tylenol (acetaminophen) I'm 30 weeks pregnant .help please! Can this harm my baby?

No : you'll probably be sleepy from taking a muscle relaxer but otherwise it won't cause any harm. Always verify your medication before you take something ...Read more

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Is it safe to mix tylenol (acetaminophen) and robaxin?

Is it safe to mix tylenol (acetaminophen) and robaxin?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) or axion: Yes no problem taking them both together as prescribed. Most medication if used as prescribed are safe. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take robaxin and tylenol (acetaminophen) if I have a concussion?

Is it safe to take robaxin and tylenol (acetaminophen) if I have a concussion?

No Robaxin (methocarbamol): Stay away from Robaxin (methocarbamol) as it can be sedating. This may make post-concussion symptoms worse. ...Read more

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Can you take robaxin with tylenol (acetaminophen)? I woke up with a stiff neck and have been taking tylenol (acetaminophen). I was wondering if it is ok to take robaxin with tylenol (acetaminophen) to help with muscle spasms in my neck.

Can you take robaxin with tylenol (acetaminophen)? I woke up with a stiff neck and have been taking tylenol (acetaminophen). I was wondering if it is ok to take robaxin with tylenol (acetaminophen) to help with muscle spasms in my neck.

Robaxin (methocarbamol): Robaxin is commonly prescribed for similar conditions. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is additionally useful as an adjuvant analgesic. As every patient's medical history and medication pharmacodynamics are different, i always recommend medications only be taken together under the supervision of your personal physician. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take expired methocarbamol?

Is it ok to take expired methocarbamol?

When expired?: Depends on how long ago it expired and the conditions in which it was kept. The expiration date includes for most medication an extra years worth of safety (not true for many drugs, particularly injectables). I would not fret if were a year expired. ...Read more

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What happens if u take 3 methocarbamol?

Depends: Methocarbamol comes in 500 mg and 750 mg forms - 3 of the 500 mg tabs would be ok, whereas 3 of the 750 is above the recommended dose. Side effects could include slowed heart rate, decreased blood pressure, confusion, sleepiness, etc. Presumably it's out of your system by now but if you're still having side effects, see a physician. ...Read more

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What is robaxin (methocarbamol) used for?

What is robaxin (methocarbamol) used for?

Muscle relaxer: It's a muscle relaxer used to treat muscle spasm/tightness. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: methocarbamol?

Please describe the medication: methocarbamol?

Muscule Relaxant: 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 medication for the elderly. ...Read more

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How should you feel after taking methocarbamol?

Fairly normal: Some patients with this medication could feel drowsy or sleepy and you should be careful with any activity that could put you or other people at risk such as driving. Some people might get a headache or nausea. The goal of the medication is to relax muscle. If you are not feeling right stop the medication and speak with your physician. ...Read more

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Cn pravastation and methocarbamol be taken together?

Cn pravastation and methocarbamol be taken together?

Discuss with MD: No real serious reports of pravastatin and Methocarbamol interactions. However you should discuss with your doctor or pharmacist as other factors may come into play when deciding if a particular medication and it's potential side effect profile is right for your overall situation. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Stein
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Acetaminophen (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more


Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Robaxin (Definition)

Robaxin is a combination agent for pain which is a ...Read more