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.Continue Reading
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.Learn more about Medications & Vitamins