The pill marked with the imprint "West-ward 290" is identified as the generic drug methocarbamol, based on the pill identification tool at WebMD. The oral tablet has a strength dosage of 500 milligrams.
Methocarbamol 500 mg is a prescription medication, characterized by its round shape, white color and the imprint West-ward 290 on one side of the pill. It has a diameter of 20 millimeters and it is manufactured by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corporation, according to the product description on Drugs.com.
Methocarbamol 500 mg is classified as a skeletal muscle relaxant that is used to treat muscle cramps, opiate withdrawal and tetanus. The drug is not regulated under the Controlled Substances Act of the United States.