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For oral administration, Robaxisal (methocarbamol and aspirin) is available as a pink and white laminated tablet containing:
Methocarbamol, USP . 400 mg
Aspirin, USP 325 mg
Methocarbamol has the following chemical name: 3-(2-Methoxyphenoxy)-1,2-propanediol 1-Carbamate
What are the precautions when taking methocarbamol and aspirin (Robaxisal)?
Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to methocarbamol or aspirin; or to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs-NSAIDs (such as ibuprofen); or to other salicylates (such as choline salicylate); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: asthma (including a history of worsening breathing with runny/stuffy nose after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs), growths in the nose (nasal polyps), stomach/intestine/esophagus problems (such as ulcers, heartburn), kidney disease, liver disease, bleeding/blood clotting...
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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