Drug Class: What is Robaxin and why is it prescribed?
Drug Mechanism: How does Robaxin work?
Dosage: How should you take Robaxin
Possible food and drug interactions when taking Robaxin
Special information on Robaxin
Robaxin side effects
|Drug Class: What is Robaxin and why is it prescribed?|
|Generic Robaxin is prescribed, along with rest, physical therapy, and other measures, for the relief of pain due to severe muscular injuries, sprains, and strains.|
|Drug Mechanism: How does Robaxin work?|
|The mechanism of action of methocarbamol in humans has not been established, but may be due to general central nervous system depression. It has no direct action on the contractile mechanism of striated muscle, the motor end plate or the nerve fiber.|
|Dosage: How should you take Robaxin|
Take Generic Robaxin exactly as prescribed. Do not take a larger dose or use more often than directed.
If you miss a dose of Generic Robaxin:
Recommended Generic Robaxin dosage
The usual starting dose is 2 tablets taken 4 times a day. The usual long-term dose is 1 tablet taken every 4 hours or 2 tablets taken 3 times a day.
Generic Robaxin overdose
|Possible food and drug interactions when taking Robaxin|
|There have been rare reports of harm to the developing baby following use of Generic Robaxin during pregnancy. Pregnant women should take this drug only if the potential benefits clearly outweigh the possible risks. If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, inform your doctor immediately. It is not known if this drug appears in breast milk. If this medication is essential to your health, your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding your baby until your treatment is finished.|
|Special information on Robaxin|
Generic Robaxin can cause drowsiness and dizziness. Do not drive a car or operate potentially dangerous machinery until you know how the drug affects you.
Tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver disease. These conditions may affect Generic Robaxin' s effectiveness.
Avoid or be careful using alcoholic beverages.
Generic Robaxin may darken urine to brown, green, or black.
|Robaxin side effects|
If you are sensitive to or have ever had an allergic reaction to Generic Robaxin or other drugs of this type, you should not take this medication. Make sure your doctor is aware of any drug reactions you have experienced.
Generic Robaxin side effects
Side effects may include:
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