Relaxes your muscles. Lioresal (baclofen) is a first choice treatment for muscle spasticity caused by multiple sclerosis or spinal cord injuries, but it's not recommended for other types of muscle spasms. Coming soon. Find lowest prices Save on your next prescription. Be sure you’re getting the lowest price for your medication, even if you have insurance.
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FDA side effect reports for Skelaxin » How it works baclofen Skelaxin Lioresal (baclofen) is a gamma-aminobutryic acid (GABA) agonist. It's not clear how it works, but GABA is believed to help calm down nerves. Muscle spasms are thought to be started by overactive nerves. Coming soon. Type of medication baclofen Skelaxin Prescription only Available as baclofen Skelaxin Used for baclofen Skelaxin Risk factors for serious side effects baclofen Skelaxin › Stopping Lioresal (baclofen) too quickly › Taking with alcohol › Taking other medicines that make you less alert › Age 65 or greater › Higher dose Detailed Lioresal (baclofen) risks & warnings » Coming soon.
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
The FDA hasn’t classified this medicine’s effects on unborn babies. Talk with your doctor about this medicine if you’re pregnant or planning on it.
Alcohol baclofen Skelaxin › Avoid drinking alcohol while on Lioresal (baclofen) because it can make you very sleepy or slow your breathing down. No alcohol related info.
Sleep baclofen Skelaxin › Lioresal (baclofen) can make you feel very tired or sleepy. Don't drive or do anything that requires concentration until you know how it affects you. No sleep related info. Upsides and benefits baclofen Skelaxin › A better option for seniors compared to other muscle relaxants since it has fewer side effects than other similar medicines. › Lioresal (baclofen) is available as a generic and is a relatively inexpensive medication. Coming soon Downsides and risks baclofen Skelaxin › Except for specific muscle spasms caused by brain injury or multiple sclerosis, Lioresal (baclofen) is not a recommended medicine. › If you've been taking Lioresal (baclofen) regularly for a long time, you'll need to get off of it slowly. › Lioresal (baclofen) can make you sleepy. › If you've had a stroke, Lioresal (baclofen) may not work as well, and you're more likely to experience side effects. Coming soon Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication baclofen Skelaxin › Lioresal (baclofen) can make you feel very tired or sleepy. Don't drive or do anything that requires concentration until you know how it affects you. › Don't stop taking Lioresal (baclofen) suddenly without talking to your doctor if you've been on it for a long time. It can be dangerous. Your doctor will help you get off it slowly over time. › Avoid drinking alcohol while on Lioresal (baclofen) because it can make you very sleepy or slow your breathing down. Coming soon Learn more More about baclofen Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert More about Skelaxin Side effects Reviews & ratings FDA package insert