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What's the best muscle relaxant available with a prescription? All opinions wanted!

Posted 21 Dec 2009 by mitjason 45 answers

I'm about to start a skeletal muscle relaxant for physical therapy and need your help! Here are a list of skeletal muscle relaxants. Please select the one you have had the best results with and let me know about it! I would appreciate it so much! Thanks in advance! -Carisoprodol (Soma) ...

Which medication is best for treating severe muscle spasms?

Posted 11 Jan 2011 by dank-inKS 5 answers

muscle spasms are daily, roughly 20 times or more and usually involve contorting legs, feet, arms, face and hands. My neck twists so bad it feels like it could break. I guess my whole body is affected, they last about 10-30 seconds and sometimes bring me to the ground, I literally have to spasm on ...

Why does Medicare insurance pay for Lioresal but not Soma generic?

Posted 27 Jun 2012 by Gail Brown 3 answers

I have been on Soma for 3 years and when I just got on a Medicare insurance, they will not pay for Soma. They want me to take Baclofen, the generic for Lioresal which does not help me as much and has side effects that I do not like--headache and possiblity of an ovarian tumor.

Lioresal Intrathecal - Does the baclofen have an expiration date. I am on a low dose and could go?

Posted 6 Sep 2010 by pamela54 1 answer

... much longer than 6 mos. for a refill yet my doc insists on the very expensive procedure because he says, "They know it is safe up to six months but that was all the longer it was studied, so they aren't sure after that." Consequently, a need for an expensive drain and refill is a ...

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