Active Ingredient(s):Baclofen FDA Approved: * November 22, 1977 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS Category:Muscle Relaxer
Baclofen, sold under the brand name Lioresal among others, is a medication used to treat muscle spasticity such as from a spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis. It may also be used for hiccups and muscle spasms near the end of life. It is taken by mouth or by delivery into the spinal canal.
Common side effects include sleepiness, weakness, and dizziness. Serious side effects may occur if baclofen...
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