Drug Information

 



    






 



Pharmacokinetics

 


Carisoprodol is absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is
metabolised in the liver and excreted in urine as metabolites, including
meprobamate. It is distributed in substantial amounts into breast milk.

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Indication
& Dosage


 



Oral

RELIEF OF PAIN AND MUSCULAR SPASM IN PATIENTS WITH MUSCULO-SKELETAL
DISORDERS:
350mg t.i.d. Children over 12 yrs: half this dose 2-3
times a day as required. 

Children under 12yrs: Not recommended

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Action

 

Blocks interneuronal synaptic activity in the descending reticular
formation and spinal cord. This results in skeletal muscle relaxation.

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Interaction

 


The CNS effects of carisoprodol may be potentiated by alcohol or other
CNS depressants.

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Adverse
Effect & Precautions


 


Nausea, constipation, rash, headache, drowsiness, dizzines.



Precaution: Hepatic and renal failure, prolonged use.

Pregnancy: Contraindicated.

Breast Feeding: Contraindiacated.

Man: May be used in reduced dose.

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CARISOMA

Wallace
TAB 350mg 10 28.00





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Drug Information
 

    

 
Pharmacokinetics
 

Carisoprodol is absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is metabolised in the liver and excreted in urine as metabolites, including meprobamate. It is distributed in substantial amounts into breast milk.

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Indication & Dosage
 

Oral
RELIEF OF PAIN AND MUSCULAR SPASM IN PATIENTS WITH MUSCULO-SKELETAL DISORDERS:
350mg t.i.d. Children over 12 yrs: half this dose 2-3 times a day as required. 
Children under 12yrs: Not recommended

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Action
 
Blocks interneuronal synaptic activity in the descending reticular formation and spinal cord. This results in skeletal muscle relaxation.

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Interaction
 

The CNS effects of carisoprodol may be potentiated by alcohol or other CNS depressants.

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Adverse Effect & Precautions
 

Nausea, constipation, rash, headache, drowsiness, dizzines.

Precaution: Hepatic and renal failure, prolonged use.
Pregnancy: Contraindicated.
Breast Feeding: Contraindiacated.
Man: May be used in reduced dose.

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CARISOMA

Wallace

TAB

350mg

10

28.00

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