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Skelaxin - Metaxalone - Dosage - Side Effects - Drug Interactions

Skelaxin (metaxalone) drug information, dosage, side effects, drug interactions, and warnings. Skelaxin, generic drug name metaxalone, is a muscle relaxer (muscle relaxant) available as tablets taken by mouth. Skelaxin is used along with rest, physical therapy, and other therapies to relax muscles and relieve pain.
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The Facts Of Skelaxin (Metaxalone)
Skelaxin (metaxalone) is a muscle relaxer (muscle relaxant) indicated as an adjunct to rest, physical therapy, and other measures for the relief of discomforts associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions. Skelaxin (metaxalone) is available as a 400 mg round, pale rose tablet and an 800 mg oval, pink scored tablet.

When Are Muscle Relaxers Prescribed For Arthritis Patients?
When are muscle relaxers appropriately prescribed for arthritis patients? How do muscle relaxers work? Are muscle relaxers a short-term treatment or can they be part of a long-term maintenance regimen for arthritis patients to control aches and pains?

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