Information about Carisoprodol

    Carisoprodol uses

    Carisoprodol is used for muscle relaxation.

    How carisoprodol works

    Carisoprodol works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

    Common side effects of carisoprodol

    Sleepiness, Fatigue, Vomiting, Headache, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Convulsion, Blurred vision, Nausea, Dry mouth, Stomach upset, Lethargy, Tachycardia, Vertigo, Decreased blood pressure

    Available Medicine for Carisoprodol

    • ₹35
      Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Carisoprodol

    • Carisoprodol can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Carisoprodol, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
    • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

    Content on this page was last updated on 28 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)