getting directly into muscle relaxants, i wanted to give a bit of background about my condition. muscle relaxants are an area of pharmacy that are glanced at during pharmacy education, but they are of great utility to limit damage from muscular and skeletal trauma and increase patient comfort. all trademarks, brands, logos and copyright images are property of their respective owners and rights holders and are used solely to represent the products of these rights holders. relaxants are a class of medications that treat muscle problems, such as spasms. windle 5 years ago hi jason,trying to find the correct muscle relaxant to ease my symptoms. comparative efficacy and safety of skeletal muscle relaxants for spasticity and musculoskeletal conditions: a systematic review.
commonly used muscle relaxant therapies for acute low back pain: a review of carisoprodol, cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride, and metaxalone. following drug records are discussed individually and with specific references:Muscle relaxant drugs. i have tried flexerol (makes me nauseated), and zaniflex (way too strong and naseating), baclofen (no results) i can't recall the names or how many nerve blockers or builders i have tried with no results but many side effects..Carisoprodolbrand name(s): soma, soma compound (carisoprodol + aspirin), soma compound with codeine (carisoprodol, aspirin, and codeine). i have a spasm affecting the tmj and occasionally need a relaxant. "comparative efficacy and safety of skeletal muscle relaxants for spasticity and musculoskeletal conditions: a systematic review".
i was wondering what would work best as a night time relaxant? your muscle pain doesn't respond to over-the-counter medications, then muscle relaxants may be a good treatment option to alleviate your muscle spasms. 7 years ago are there any muscle relaxants that do not induce, affect, inhibitliver function, cytochrome p450, enzyme cyp2c19, etc. i have to go back and forth on these meds so that when i can't get any pain or spasm contro anymore i am switched back to a muscle relaxant and pain med i have taken in the past.!Authorjason poquette 7 years ago from whitinsville, mahi art,baclofen is metabolized by the liver to a much lesser degree than many of the other muscle relaxants (about 15% of the baclofen dose is metabolized by the liver). note: although every drug has a "generic name" this does not mean or imply that it has a generic version available for purchase.
for convenience, i have arranged them alphabetically by their generic name, and i will list the currently available brand names underneath. relaxants may help reduce pain and improve mobility and range of motion, but your doctor will likely recommend that you first try acetaminophen or a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid).%] were done for drug induced acute liver failure, but none were attributed to a specific muscle relaxant). pubmed citation (review of safety and efficacy of muscle relaxants which states "although rare instances of hepatic enzyme elevation and anemia have been reported [with metaxalone], this association appears to be based on a false-positive hepatic assay using the cephalin flocculation test."also, there are always new muscle relaxants and pain relievers coming out. pubmed citation (thorough review of the pharmacology, efficacy and side effects of the muscle relaxants).
other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. is this the way muscle relaxants start out or do i need to run to the er. many americans with health insurance, more than 40 popular brand-name drugs may no longer be covered starting in january 2015. more information:Chlorzoxazone brand names(s): parafon forte dsc, lorzone. 5 years ago i had bypass surgery and after two months i tried golfing and i think i pulled a muscle in my chest, it feels like when i take a deep breath it hurts and feels like my lung is touching my upper rib cage, i talked to a golf pro and he told me is was a muscle pull, what muscle relaxants do you think will help me?: popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug,Regardless of the condition being treated.