methocarbamol/aspirin - oral
GENERIC NAME: METHOCARBAMOL/ASPIRIN - ORAL (meth-oh-KARB-uh-mole/AS-pir-in)
USES: This combination medication is used to treat pain caused by or occurring with muscle spasm. Methocarbamol helps to relax the muscles. Aspirin helps to decrease the pain.
HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth with or without food, usually 4 times daily or as directed by your doctor. Take with a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 milliliters) unless your doctor directs you otherwise. Do not lie down for at least 30 minutes after taking this medication. If stomach upset occurs while taking this medication, take it with food, milk, or an antacid.The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Pain medications work best if they are used as the first signs of pain occur. If you wait until the symptoms have worsened, the medication may not work as well.Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.
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