GENERIC NAME: Methocarbamol
BRAND NAME: Robaxin, Robaxin-750
GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes
SIDE EFFECTS: Common side effects of methocarbamol include:
- lowered heart rate,
- nausea, and
PREPARATIONS: Tablets: 500, 750 mg. Injection: 100 mg /ml
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Methocarbamol can increase sedation if taken with narcotic painkillers, alcohol, sedative or hypnotic medications, and other medications that depress the central nervous system. Loss of consciousness, troubled breathing, lowered heart rate, and in severe cases death or coma can also occur.
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