Musculoskeletal disorders

Muscle spasticity

All Medications for Muscle spasticity

  • Gablofen
    (baclofen)
    Prescription only

    Gablofen (baclofen) is effective for long term spastic conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, and others. It is administered intrathecally by a pump connecting to your spine.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Injection
  • Lioresal
    (baclofen)
    Prescription only

    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.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Zanaflex
    (tizanidine)
    Prescription only

    Zanaflex (tizanidine) isn't a first-choice treatment for muscle spasticity. Try other options before using this.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Botox
    (onabotulinumtoxinA)
    Prescription only

    Botox (onabotulinumtoxinA) is a prescription medicine that's good at treating many conditions, but it has potentially dangerous side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Injection

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