Robaxin is a muscle weakening. It works by blocking nerve impulses or pain sensations that are sent to your brain. It is used together with rest and physical therapy.
Use it exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Take the medicine in 2 tablets QID and than You need to reduce your dosage to 1 tablet TID. Unappropriate for children. Consult with your doctor for medical advice.
Robaxin may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert. Drinking alcohol can increase certain side effects of Robaxin. Also it can cause giddy.
You should not use Robaxin if you are allergic to methocarbamol or have myasthenia.
Possible side effects
Get emergency if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction, flu symptoms, slow heart rate, giddy, convulsions, jaundice, retching,
memory problems, insomnia. Common side effects are: dizziness, drowsiness; vomiting; blurred vision; fever; headache.
Be careful using this medicine if you have myasthenia.
Symptoms may be somnolence, sickness, blurred vision, giddiness. The overdose can be fatal.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. Skip the missed dose if it is time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Store your medicines at room temperature 20-25 C (68-77 F).
The information presented at the site has a general character. Note please this information cannot be used for self-treatment and self diagnosis. You should consult with your doctor or health care adviser regarding any specific instructions of your condition. The information is reliable, but we concede it could contain mistakes. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other damage caused by use of this information on the site and also for consequences of self-treatment.