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Carisoprodol (Soma) Summary

Description: A centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant whose mechanism of action is not completely understood but may be related to its sedative actions. It is used as an adjunct in the symptomatic treatment of musculoskeletal conditions associated with painful muscle spasm. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1202)

Also Known As: Soma; Belmac Brand of Carisoprodol; Carisoma; Carter Horner Brand of Carisoprodol; Forest Brand of Carisoprodol Show All >>

Networked: 792 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 61 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Carisoprodol is Relevant

  1. Ganglion Cysts (Ganglion) : 2 outcomes 14 studies in 264 results
  2. Glaucoma : 2 outcomes 1 study in 9 results
  3. Back Pain (Backache) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results
  4. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 4 results
  5. Spasm (Spasms) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 8 results
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  4. Caffeine (No Doz)
  5. Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
  6. Melatonin
  7. phenylmethylpyrazolone
  8. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)
  9. Carisoprodol (Soma)
  10. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
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Therapies Related to Carisoprodol

  1. Vasectomy (Vas Occlusion)
  2. Radiotherapy
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  4. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy)
  5. Conformal Radiotherapy
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