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Skelaxin




Side Effects
Interactions

SIDE EFFECTS

The most frequent reactions to metaxalone include:

CNS: drowsiness, dizziness, headache, and nervousness or “irritability”;

Digestive: nausea, vomiting, gastrointestinal upset.

Other adverse reactions are:

Immune System: hypersensitivity reaction, rash with or without pruritus;

Hematologic: leukopenia; hemolytic anemia;

Hepatobiliary: jaundice.

Though rare, anaphylactoid reactions have been reported with metaxalone.

Read the Skelaxin (metaxalone) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

No information provided.

Read the Skelaxin Drug Interactions Center for a complete guide to possible interactions

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 5/18/2016

Side Effects
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