Skelaxin - Metaxalone - Dosage - Side Effects - Drug Interactions
- A - Z: Arthritis Drugs
- A - Z: Drug Costs
- A - Z: Muscle Relaxers
- Joint Pain
- Muscle Pain
- Pain Relief
- Prescription Drug Abuse
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?