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How soon does magnesium citrate work as a muscle relaxant?

How soon does magnesium citrate work as a muscle relaxant?

Hours: You'd have to take a lot of it though and you'd be limited by diarrhea at doses over 400 mg. ...Read more

Relaxant (Definition)

A relaxant generally refers to a pharmaceutical that either relieves muscles tension or spasm (e.g. Robaxin, (methocarbamol) soma), relieves anxiety and helps one relax (such as xanax). One can become dependent on anti-anxiety medications when used for prolonged periods of time, high dosages used. These drugs must be managed by a medical professional, and if taking for months, should ...Read more


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Orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) versus orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic), which is better?

Orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) versus orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic), which is better?

Norflex (orphenadrine) vs norgesic: There is no such thing as "best", "better" or "worst" medication, only those that work and don't work, based on the patient's individual circumstances and genetics. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve (naproxen) after taking 100mg orphenadrine citrate? Thanks in advance.

Can I take Aleve (naproxen) after taking 100mg orphenadrine citrate? Thanks in advance.

Yes: Typically, there is no cross reaction between these two medicines. The first is a muscle relaxer. The second is an anti-inflammatory pain killer. ...Read more

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Will Orphenadrine Citrate contain magnesium stearate and silica-colloidal anhydrous?

What's your ??: The chemicals you mentioned are generally inactive ingredients to help a active ingredient dissolve and be absorbed in the GI tract. They basically keep the muscle relaxant pill from remaining a solid plug that doesn't get absorbed. ...Read more

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Difference between orphenadrine citrate 100mg (norflex) and orphenadrine comp tablet san (norgesic)?

Norflex (orphenadrine) vs norgesic: Norflex contains only orphenadrine, whereas. Norgesic has paracetamol and orphenadrine citrate. ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed me Orphenadrine citrate 100mg take twice a day, and I am also prescribe adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) 25mg extended release. Are these okay together?

My doctor prescribed me Orphenadrine citrate 100mg take twice a day, and I am also prescribe adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) 25mg extended release. Are these okay together?

Should be OK. Ophel-: ---is a muscle relaxer as well as a pain med but not an opiod. I assume Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is for ADD or something like that. So not related & given for 2 separate problems. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my girlfriend is suffering effects from muscle relaxants?

What do you suggest if my girlfriend is suffering effects from muscle relaxants?

What is she taking: Check and find out what muscle relaxers your girlfriend is taking and see if you can get her to stop ...Read more

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Please help! what is the difference between deplorizing and non-deplorizing muscle relaxants ?

Please help! what is the difference between deplorizing and non-deplorizing muscle relaxants ?

Most of these are-: -used in surgery to paralyze you while you are under anesthesia. They can be reversed by antagonist meds before you wake up. Some just paralyze you & some cause muscle contraction, & then you are paralyzed. Not the same as muscle relaxants that you take orally. Google it there are books written about them. ...Read more

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Afraid to take my muscle relaxant, what to do?

Afraid to take my muscle relaxant, what to do?

Review indications: for use, potential side effects, mechanism of action and target symptoms either on the internet or with your pharmacist to make an informed decision. Take care. ...Read more

Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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Orphenadrine (Definition)

Orphenadrine citrate is a muscle relaxant which is a ...Read more