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SKELAXIN may impair mental and/or physical abilities required for performance of hazardous tasks, such as operating machinery or driving a motor vehicle, especially when used with alcohol or other CNS depressants.
Read the Skelaxin (metaxalone) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
The sedative effects of SKELAXIN and other CNS depressants (e.g., alcohol, benzodiazepines, opioids, tricyclic antidepressants) may be additive. Therefore, caution should be exercised with patients who take more than one of these CNS depressants simultaneously.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/18/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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