Carisoprodol is used in the short term to treat muscle pain and discomfort. It is usually used in conjunction with rest, physical therapy, and other treatments. It works by helping to relax the muscles.
How to use Soma
Take Pain o soma medication by mouth, with or without food, as directed by your doctor. Do not increase your dose or use this medicine more often or for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster and the risk of side effects will increase.The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. This drug should only be used in the short term (for 3 weeks or less), unless directed by your doctor.
If you suddenly stop using this medicine, you may experience withdrawal symptoms (such as stomach cramps, sleep disturbances, headaches, nausea). To help prevent withdrawal, your doctor may slowly reduce the dose. Withdrawal is more likely if you have used carisoprodol for a long time or in high doses. Tell your doctor or pharmacist immediately if you are abstinent.
Although it helps many people, this drug can sometimes be addictive. This risk may be greater if you have a substance use disorder (such as drug / alcohol abuse or addiction). Take this medicine exactly as prescribed to reduce the risk of addiction. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.