Were you looking for information about Methocarbamol? Methocarbanol is a common misspelling of methocarbamol.
Methocarbamol (Robaxin®) is a muscle relaxant used to relieve pain caused by muscle spasms. This prescription medication is meant to be used in combination with other treatments, such as physical therapy and rest. It can be taken with or without food, and is usually taken in the form of a tablet (an injectable version is also available).
Methocarbamol may not be suitable for everyone. Before starting treatment, make sure your healthcare provider is aware if you are taking any medications or have any other medical conditions. Also, tell your healthcare provider if you have epilepsy, kidney failure, or any allergies.
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