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Will a muscle relaxer help lactic acid?

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Dr. Gary Wang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: No.

Lactic acid is normal products of muscle strong or prolonged activity.
It is helpful to have warm pad apply to increase blood circulation to bring the acid away. Muscle relaxer is not work on blood vessels and may have significant side effects, not indicate to use for this purpose.

In brief: No.

Lactic acid is normal products of muscle strong or prolonged activity.
It is helpful to have warm pad apply to increase blood circulation to bring the acid away. Muscle relaxer is not work on blood vessels and may have significant side effects, not indicate to use for this purpose.
Dr. Gary Wang
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