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Robaxisal (methocarbamol and aspirin) is indicated as an adjunct to rest, physical therapy, and other measures for the relief of discomfort associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions. The mode of action of methocarbamol has not been clearly identified but may be related to its sedative properties. Methocarbamol does not directly relax tense skeletal muscles in man.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Adults and children over 12 years of age: Two tablets four times daily. Three tablets four times daily may be used in severe conditions for one to three days in patients who are able to tolerate salicylates. These dosage recommendations provide respectively 3.2 and 4.8 grams of methocarbamol per day.
Robaxisal (methocarbamol and aspirin) ® is supplied as pink and white laminated, compressed tablets in bottles of 100 (NDC 0031-7469-63) and 500 (NDC 0031-7469-70).
Store at controlled room temperature, between 20° and 25°C (68° and 77°F).
Dispense in well-closed container.
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Richmond, VA 23220
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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