What Are The Uses Of Chlorzoxazone?
Chlorzoxazone, a muscle relaxant, is used for treating muscle spasms or pain.
Sometimes, it is also used for tension related headache, which happens due to muscle contraction.
Chlorzoxazone is used along with physical therapy, rest, and other treatments. It works by relaxing the muscles.
What Are The Side Effects Of Chlorzoxazone?
Chlorzoxazone can sometimes cause:
- Dark urine
- Black, clay coloured, bloody, or tarry stools
- Stomach upset/ pain
Please inform your doctor if above symptoms are persistent.
Call your doctor immediately if you experience any signs of the allergic reaction:
- Difficulty breathing
- Swelling of tongue, face, lips, or throat.
Stop using chlorzoxazone at once if you have any of the following rare, but serious side effects:
- Loss of appetite nausea, stomach pain, itching
- Coughing up blood
What Are The Contraindications Of Chlorzoxazone?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Alcohol use
- Pregnant, or planning to become pregnant
- Above 65 years of age
- Taking any sedatives