Metaxalone Coupon - Metaxalone 800mg tablet

Generic Skelaxin

METAXALONE is a muscle relaxer. It is used to treat pain and stiffness in muscles caused by strains, sprains, or other injury. Compare muscle relaxants.
Metaxalone Coupon - Metaxalone 800mg tablet

Metaxalone Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol may interfere with the effect of this medicine. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

If you are taking another medicine that also causes drowsiness, you may have more side effects. Give your health care provider a list of all medicines you use. Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to take. Do not take more medicine than directed. Call emergency for help if you have problems breathing or unusual sleepiness.


Interactions with Medications

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

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Abdominal or stomach pain

back or leg pains

black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

chest pain



dark urine

difficulty in breathing or swallowing


fast heartbeat


general body swelling



loss of appetite

nausea or vomiting


painful or difficult urination

pale skin


shortness of breath

skin itching, rash, or redness

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

swelling of the face, throat, or tongue

swollen glands

unpleasant breath odor

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood

yellowing of the eyes or skin



puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue

tightness in the chest


Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

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stomach cramps


Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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