Parafon Forte

Active Ingredient(s): Chlorzoxazone
Category: Muscle Relaxer

Parafon Forte Overview

Chlorzoxazone (INN) is a centrally acting muscle relaxant used to treat muscle spasm and the resulting pain or discomfort. It acts on the spinal cord by depressing reflexes. It is sold under the brand names Lorzone, Paraflex and Muscol and in combination form as Parafon Forte, a combination of chlorzoxazone and acetaminophen (paracetamol). Possible side effects include dizziness, lightheadedness, malaise, nausea, vomiting, and liver dysfunction. Used with acetaminophen it has added risk of...

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green hex shaped ## quiero saber los efectos de la paraforte ## @luis rios, Con base en mi investigación, Parafon forte (Chlorzoxazone) se utiliza para tratar el dolor y la rigidez causada por un espasmo muscular. Este medicamento es un relajante muscular. Su médico le dirá cuánto tomar y que tan a menudo. Usted puede tomar los comprimidos enteros porque se puede quebrar las tabletas y mezclarlas con una pequeña cantidad de alimentos o líquidos. Menos que sea aprobado por su médico, usted no debe utilizar antidepresivos, pastillas para dormir, tranquilizantes, resfriados y alergias, analgésicos u otros relajantes musculares durante el uso chlorzoxazone. No beba alcohol mientras esté usando...


GREEN TABLET MCNIEL ## I am taking this medicine and Naproxon 500mg and I am light-headed and not feeling very good. Which one or both is causing this? ## Naproxen Sodium is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, Parafon Forte contains the active ingredient Chlorzoxazone, this is a muscle relaxant. Both of these medications can cause nausea as a side effect, however, the Chlorzoxazone can also cause drowsiness, dizziness and headache, so it is more than likely the culprit. These side effects should wear off as your body adjusts to the medication, however, if they don't, please speak to your doctor. You can read more here: Is there anything else I can help you with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 250mg, 375mg, 500mg, 750mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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