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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-metyletyl)-, 2-[[(aminocarbonyl)oxy]metyl]-2-metylpentyl ester

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Carisoprodol (OS: DCF, DCIT, BAN, JAN)
  • Carisoprodate (IS)
  • CB 8019 (IS)
  • Isobamate (IS)
  • Isomeprobamate (IS)
  • Isopropylmeprobamate (IS)
  • Someprobamate (IS)
  • Carisoprodol (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Carisoprodolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Carisoprodol Actavis
    Actavis, United States
  • Carisoprodol Jean-Marie
    Jean-Marie Pharmacal, Hong Kong
  • Carisoprodol Wallace
    Wallace, United States
  • Contraxen (Carisoprodol and Naproxen)
    Liferpal, Mexico
  • Dolo Citalgan (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Merck, Ecuador
  • Dorsal (Carisoprodol and Meloxicam)
    Silanes, Dominican Republic; Silanes, Honduras; Silanes, Mexico
  • Duoflex (Carisoprodol and Diclofenac)
    Rayere, Mexico
  • Flexicamin (Carisoprodol and Piroxicam)
    Sidus, Argentina
  • Flogiatrin (Carisoprodol and Piroxicam)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina
  • Flogiatrin Forte (Carisoprodol and Piroxicam)
    Sanofi-Aventis, Argentina
  • Gencari
    Genovate, Taiwan
  • Genesafe
    Genovate, Taiwan
  • Hiranin
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Kolax (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Lax (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Health Chemical, Taiwan
  • Listaflex
    Finadiet, Argentina
  • Listaflex Forte (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Finadiet, Argentina
  • Mio-Tylofen (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Mediproducts, Guatemala
  • Muslex (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Myorelax (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Amoun, Egypt
  • Naprux Disten (Carisoprodol and Naproxen)
    Andrómaco, Argentina
  • Naxodol (Carisoprodol and Naproxen)
    Siegfried, Mexico
  • New Skelan (Carisoprodol and Phenylbutazone)
    Medifarma, Indonesia
  • Relax (Carisoprodol and Paracetamol)
    Hui Chun Tang, Taiwan
  • Relaxidin (Carisoprodol and Diclofenac)
    Rarpe, Nicaragua
  • Sodol (Carisoprodol and Acetylsalicylic Acid)
    Major, United States
  • Solocalm Plus (Carisoprodol and Piroxicam)
    Bernabo, Argentina
  • Solocalm-Flex (Carisoprodol and Piroxicam)
    Bernabo, Argentina
  • Soma
    Meda, United States


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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