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Condition: Muscle Spasm
3/15/2014 10:47:22 PM

Reviewer: valentinegirl214, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The only muscle relaxer that works for me! I'm allergic to many others, and some just don't work at all. My new doctor will not prescribe Soma's as she says they make people nuts...hmmm I've taken it for 20 years on and off and I'm not nuts when I take it and it works for me. I think I may have to find a new doctor who will listen to me and not try to push other drugs that don& ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Muscle Spasm
1/25/2014 5:13:45 PM

Reviewer: Josey, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take one 350mg tablet at bedtime to relax spasms in my lower back and legs, it has helped with both pain and spasms and helps me rest. I have tried other muscle relaxants such as flexeril and have not found the same results, they tend to only make me sleepy but leave me with muscle spasms so I have had great results with carisoprodol.

Condition: Muscle Spasm
10/28/2013 8:50:11 PM

Reviewer: lue Cypher, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have severe muscle spasms from herniated disc,s and degenerative disc disease, iv,e tried everything you can think of but nothing works like soma, the only thing is you have to watch out for mixing meds because i,m also on morphine, oxycodone and klonopine, if you take those all together in high doses you can have some real bad black outs that you will never remember what you have done until som ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Muscle Spasm
10/24/2013 7:11:50 PM

Reviewer: shel47, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

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Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Muscle Spasm
9/26/2013 9:28:16 AM

Reviewer: nancy brown 512/773/7196, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my experience with has help me in ever way i can think of this medication is the best for treatment when doctor dont want give it makes me wonda why im the patient i know what help me i take them as the doctor sayes im sure others benefit as well doctors need take anould look on how they help

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