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Robaxin vs Skelaxin

Robaxin
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Skelaxin
Other name: Methocarbamol Methocarbamol
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Spasms
3.9
Concern level
3.0
Helpfulness
for Spasms
3.4
Concern level
2.9
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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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Addiction
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Nausea
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Withdrawal
6
Nerve Pain
5
Depression
5
Insomnia
5
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5
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5
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4
Arthritis
4
Allergies
3
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3
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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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Robaxin vs skelaxin
| BigLotsPrincess
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...
| www.mdjunction.com
" 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...
| www.prohealth.com
" ...relaxer, sometimes I use robaxin instead. For some reason after I use it for awhile it helps to swith to the... "

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help me. I have been on skelaxin which helps, but I need...
| www.dailystrength.org
" ...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....
| dr-bob.org
" ...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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and skelaxin but those didn't work for me either. I...
| www.drugs.com
" ...I was just put on Robaxin by a new pain management doctor. It doesn't do anything to help my muscle spasms. I'm ...I've been on flexeril and skelaxin but those didn't work for me either. I can't take... "

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little better, but I do get stomach upset with it....
| www.prohealth.com
" ...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... "

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more than 2 days in a row or I get very anxious/paranoid. H...
| butyoudontlooksick.com
" ...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... "

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on Skelaxin 800mg every 8 ours. that hs helped me a lot!...
| www.spine-health.com
" ...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... "

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taking Robaxin, and Skelaxin before that. Those were great...
| forums.spondylitis.org
" 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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