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spasm is a sudden, involuntary Muscle contraction of a muscle, a group of muscles, or a hollow Organ (anatomy), or a similarly sudden ...
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Baclofen vs Methocarbamol

Baclofen
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Other name: Lioresal (Lioresal)
Other name: Robaxin (Robaxin)
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Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, and Gablofen) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid. It is primarily used to treat spasticity and is under investigation for the treatment of alcoholism.It is an agonist for the GABA B recep...
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Methocarbamol (trade name Robaxin, which is marketed by Actient Pharmaceuticals LLC in the United States and Pfizer in Canada) is a central muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle spasms. It is the carbamate of guaifenesin, but does not prod...
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About Baclofen
Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, and Gablofen) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid. It is primarily used to treat spasticity and is under investigation for the treatment of alcoholism.It is an agonist for the GABA B recep...
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About Methocarbamol
Methocarbamol (trade name Robaxin, which is marketed by Actient Pharmaceuticals LLC in the United States and Pfizer in Canada) is a central muscle relaxant used to treat skeletal muscle spasms. It is the carbamate of guaifenesin, but does not prod...
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d Methocarbamol, I couldnt keep my eyes open.I'm hopi...
" ...we all are, I was on Flexeril for a long time and only had some drowsiness the first week and ...fine. But when I was on Baclofen, Skelaxin and Methocarbamol, I couldnt keep my eyes open. I'm hoping... "

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years taking Methocarbamol (AKA Robaxin) for Myofascial...
" I recently started taking Baclofen after many years taking Methocarbamol (AKA Robaxin) for Myofascial ...effect than from what I'm used to. However, once Baclofen does take full effect it works really... "

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he dose is 2 tabs four times a day. Its not a bad drug....
" I've been prescribed Methocarbamol 750, 6 per day, ...dr doesn't know about methocarbamol. The dose is 2 tabs four times a day. Its not a bad drug. Lots of good things ...50s lol. If... "

was useless and made me feel like I had the flu
" I was taking baclofen and noticed NOTHING.. very disappointed since it was one ...ask to try something new every 4-5 months the methocarbamol was useless and made me feel like I had the flu... "

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I miss the methocarbamol. It works quickly and lasts until...
" ...way too much. So put me on baclofen, 3 per day. It's OK but I miss the methocarbamol. It works quickly and lasts until... "

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(yup) to hold those muscles from spasming. IT helped so I...
" ...breath away. I am now on Baclofen AND for my spinal stenosis.. Declofenac and now I ...I have used RX Methocarbamol AND wore a wrap around lumbar wrap (yup) to hold those muscles from spasming. IT... "

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RX Methocarbamol..which helped if I added Ibruprofin...
" ...am sorry you are having this awful pain. THIS was MY worst ...a good muscle relaxant RX Methocarbamol..which helped if I added Ibruprofin ...helped. Now that I am finally DX with MS and on Baclofen for... "

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sing gabapention, and methocarbamol but this combination n...
" ...most people. I've been using gabapention, and methocarbamol but this combination no loner ...In the past, I've used Baclofen but that lost it's effect and was replaced with Methocarbamol. What... "

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with 3 200 mg ibruprofin..it helped. Its NOT a...
" ...mild muscle relaxer, RX Methocarbamol along with 3 200 mg ibruprofin..it helped. Its NOT a strain..it ...its that med or Baclofen or BOTH but something IS working. Oh..tried to stretch which helps... "

them all the unused pills and tell them they aren't working...
" Methocarbamol (Robaxin) didn't work for me ...have done anything. Next they want me to try Baclofen, but ,y hopes aren't high. At every appointment I bring them all the unused pills and tell them they... "

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