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Robaxin Allergy In Children
See below: An allergy describes a systemic response of the body's immune system to an antigen. The response can cause hives, itching, swelling, elevation of blood pressure and bronchoconstriction. An allergy to methocarbamol would basically be any combination of the above reactions in response to the intake of methocarbamol into the body. ...Read more
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
Shouldn't be taken -:
Together as they are similar drugs and maybe dangerous.
So don't take them and check with your doctor. ...Read more
Sometimes: It has value for some people and is ineffective for others. You cannot tell until you try it. ...Read more
I took a flexeril about 3 hours ago and have gotten no relief. Is it safe to take a Robaxin (methocarbamol) 750.
Yes. Try it, some --: -people react better 2 different relaxants. There R many out there, but don't double up, meaning settle on 1 or the other, not both. ...Read more
Can I take my 2mg of klonopin and my 50mg of hydroxyzine and my 750mg of robaxin (methocarbamol) at the same time?
Had alif 2 woks ago. Still need percocet, 15mg, round the clock w/robaxin. Wake up in pain. Is this normal recovery & how long should I expect this?
This is still very: Early in postop period. Painpost op is a very individual response & is dependent on multiple factors: use of pain meds pre op &length of use, extent of surgery & diagnosis for surgery, any complications related to surgery, other existing medical problems, tobacco use, physical conditioning at time of surgery, etc. You should discuss this with surgeon especially if no decrease by 6 weeks postop. ...Read more
Taking robaxin-750 4x/day, what time interval should they be? Would 2 at once lengthen effect? Only last 2hr on 1 & can't sleep well, spasms waking me
Would it be safe for me to take trazodone 50 mg and robaxin (methocarbamol) 500 mg five hours after having taken one capsule of fioricet? (Prescribed separately)
Robaxin (methocarbamol) 4 time/day for postsurgery. Works but wears off after 3 hours, wake at night spasming. I take 1per6hr, not sure if best. Doc didn't tell me interval?
Four times: A day is not excessive! See your physician if spasms persist. ...Read more
No: The combination could case an additive effect so I would not recommend the combination. ...Read more
Robaxin: While it can be used prn - it does work much better when you achieve a blood level and maintain it. Also - generally the sedation side effects wear off with regular use. I would recommend it to be used regularly and once the painful condition seems under control you can certainly back off on dosing. Good luck ...Read more
It's: A muscle relaxer. So hopefully it will make you feel better. Side effects vary person to person. Most of my PTs complained of fatigue. Loss of energy. If something doesn't feel right stop the medicine and call your doctor ...Read more
Yes: These medications can be used together although there is a significant risk of constipation as well as difficulty with memory, concentration, and confusion. An important step is to explore why you need these medications. Robaxin (methocarbamol) and narco are symptom treatments. It is always better to get rid of the problem than to treat the symptoms alone. ...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
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more