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Robaxin vs Skelaxin

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Other name: Methocarbamol (Methocarbamol)
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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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Metaxalone (marketed by King Pharmaceuticals under the brand name Skelaxin) is a muscle relaxant used to relax muscles and relieve pain caused by strains, sprains, and other musculoskeletal conditions. Its exact mechanism of action is not known, b...
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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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Metaxalone (marketed by King Pharmaceuticals under the brand name Skelaxin) is a muscle relaxant used to relax muscles and relieve pain caused by strains, sprains, and other musculoskeletal conditions. Its exact mechanism of action is not known, b...
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BigLotsPrincess
Robaxin vs skelaxin
Neither of them did anything for me.
Zanaflex helps tremendously.
Especially when taken with benzos.
I've been down the rabbit hole of somas.
Don't ever wish that upon anyone.

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id nothing for me. Robaxin helped more than they did, b...
" hopeanfaith, I've tried all the ones you've listed. The flexeril helped me for about a ...tolerance to it. Zanaflex and skelaxin did nothing for me. Robaxin helped more than they did, ...Oh, he also gave me... "

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instead. For some reason after I use it for awhile it helps...
" ...relaxer, sometimes I use robaxin instead. For some reason after I use it for awhile it helps to swith to the... "

help me. I have been on skelaxin which helps, but I need...
" ...day. I have tried robaxin- it did not help me. I have been on skelaxin which helps, but I need to try something cheaper- through medicare skelaxin is 70 dollars for 45 tabs but this last time it... "

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a nightmare - literally gave me night terrors.... ewwwww....
" ...but have not tried it. Robaxin was a nightmare - literally gave me night terrors.... ewwwww. Flexaril is a ...thing for the most part. Skelaxin is good but it gives me a headache... at least... "

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little better, but I do get stomach upset with it....
" ...a bit \"loopy\" though. Skelaxin doesn't work for me as a muscle relaxer. Robaxin is a little better, but I do get stomach upset... "

more than 2 days in a row or I get very anxious/paranoid. H...
" ...my 'preferred' one is Robaxin (methalcarbamol). It makes me sleepy, but doesn't make me ...mentally stay sharper with Skelaxin than anything else. I just can't take it for more than 2 days in a row or... "

on Skelaxin 800mg every 8 ours. that hs helped me a lot!...
" ...L5-S1 PLIF!! I stl have horiffic back and muscle pain. robaxin never seemed to help me at all!! i am now on Skelaxin 800mg every 8 ours. that hs helped me a lot! my doctor also took me off percocet... "

taking Robaxin, and Skelaxin before that. Those were great...
" I am taking Robaxin, and Skelaxin before that. Those were great in that I am ...all effective for the spasm. I think Flexeril will be the next try. Last time I took Flexeril, I felt hungover the next... "

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hanged to skelaxin and it is working much better. The maj...
" I am so sorry you are in so much pain. I don't know if ...a muscle relaxer? I was on robaxin and it did nothing for me so I changed to skelaxin and it is working much better. The majority of my pain... "

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