FDA Approved: * February 27, 2015 Pharm Company: *COREPHARMA Category:Muscle Relaxer
Metaxalone, sold under the brand name Skelaxin, is a muscle relaxant medication used to relax muscles and relieve pain caused by strains, sprains, and other musculoskeletal conditions. Its exact mechanism of action is not known, but it may be due to general central nervous system depression. It is considered[by whom?] to be a moderately strong muscle relaxant, with relatively low incidence of side effects.
Common side effects include nause...
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