Is There a List of All Muscle Relaxers?


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Drugs.com publishes three lists of muscle relaxers based on drug class, including neuromuscular blocking agents, skeletal muscle relaxant combinations and skeletal muscle relaxants; a list of common muscle relaxers is also available on Spine-Health, as of 2015. The Spine-Health list does not include all muscle relaxers on the market, but instead lists the most popularly prescribed muscle relaxers.

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Is There a List of All Muscle Relaxers?
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Flexeril, Soma and Valium are the most widely prescribed muscle relaxers, Spine-Health notes. Soma, also known as carisoprodol, is a short-term muscle relaxer usually administered every 8 hours in 350-milligram doses. Flexeril is typically administered every 6 hours in 10 milligram doses, while Valium is usually administered in 5 to 10 milligram doses every 6 hours for low-back pain muscle spasms.

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