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In the US, Carisoprodol (carisoprodol systemic) is a member of the drug class skeletal muscle relaxants and is used to treat Muscle Spasm and Nocturnal Leg Cramps.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant

Chemical Name

Carbamic acid, (1-methylethyl)-, 2-[[(aminocarbonyl)oxy]methyl]-2-methylpentyl ester

Foreign Names

  • Carisoprodolum (Latin)
  • Carisoprodol (German)
  • Carisoprodol (French)
  • Carisoprodol (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carisoprodol (OS: DCF, DCIT, BAN)
  • Carisoprodate (IS)
  • CB 8019 (IS)
  • Isobamate (IS)
  • Isomeprobamate (IS)
  • Isopropylmeprobamate (IS)
  • Someprobamate (IS)
  • Carisoprodol (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Carisoprodolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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